Pencils

Written by Kevin Cunningham

You probably use a pencil almost every day. Did you know that the 'lead' in pencil is really a mineral called graphite? And that China and Mexico are two countries with large graphite deposits? Read this book to learn more about how pencils are manufactured and how they end up in the hands of people in countries around the globe.

Age Range 9 - 13 years
Genre
Copyright Year
Page Count
32
Publisher
Cherry Lake Publishing
Grade Level 4th - 8th
ISBN
9781602791220
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