Gems: Treasures from the Earth

GEMAS: Tesoros de la Tierra

Gems: Treasures from the Earth

Gems: Treasures from the Earth

Gems: Treasures from the Earth

Gems: Treasures from the Earth

Gems: Treasures from the Earth

Informational (nonfiction), 1,691 words, Level V (Grade 4), Lexile 920L
Multilevel Book also available in levels S and Y

Gems fascinate almost everyone. They sparkle, shimmer, and glimmer with mystery and beauty. This book explains how gems are formed, how they are valued, and the processes by which they become jewelry. At the end of the book, students can read about some of the most famous gems. Photographs and diagrams support the text. Book and lesson also available at Levels S and Y.