Tectónica de placas
Informational (nonfiction), 1,933 words, Level Y (Grade 5), Lexile 900L
Plate Tectonics explains how and why the Earth has changed over millions of years. Written in understandable terms and filled with interesting facts about geological events, this book helps readers appreciate our remarkable planet.
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continental drift, continental plates, core, crust, fault, global mid-ocean ridge, lava, magma, mantle, oceanic plates, Pangaea, plates, Ring of Fire, trenches, volcano
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