What is sand? How is it formed? Where does sand come from? How does it get to the beach? Why is it different colors? Let the sand-piper sleuth show you the answers to these questions in this lively, collage-style look at a familiar substance that's never been so fascinating.
The Jump into Science series offers engaging picture books on introductory science topics that will captivate and engage 4- to 8-year olds. Each book includes a do-it-yourself experiment with easy-to-follow, illustrated steps and combines important scientific information with colorful, kid-friendly illustrations. Reviewed by early childhood experts for age-appropriate vocabulary, concepts, and relevance to K–2 science curriculum standards including Science as Inquiry, Life Science, Earth & Space Science, and Science in Personal & Social Perspectives.