Have you ever wondered why some rocks are different colors? Or why some are heavier, stronger, or more beautiful than others? Why do some rocks float? And what makes diamonds so hard? All of these answers lie underground, and are waiting for you to dig them up!
Pathways is a series of 20 fun, nonfiction chapter books in which students are guided through their reading by the friendly "Nat the Ant".
Find lesson plans and teaching materials for Rocks here.
Pathways is designed to support transitional readers to build stamina, become familiar with nonfiction text features and language, and maintain progress and enthusiasm for their reading.
Each book includes:
- thought-provoking "ant questions"
- a surprise fold-out Ant Tunnel to motivate readers halfway
- a detailed glossary
Science – Earth Science