Dirt Cover


Jump Into Science

By Steve Tomecek; Nancy Woodman (Illustrator)

National Geographic Society, Hardcover, 9780792282044, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2002

Young readers get down in the dirt with a friendly star-nosed mole as he shows off the different parts of his garden and some amazing creatures who live in the dirt. Children discover what soil is, how it is formed, and why this substance is vital to plants, animals, and humans. Full-color illustrations.