Really cool lesson about the Rock Cycle using Sugar cubes! This website has so many different experiments that teachers can use to demonstrate different concepts in science! This activity aligns with the NYS Science Standards 1 & 4. However, the website aligns with the all of the NYS Science Standards. Teaching Standard 2 Element II.1, II.2, II.3, II.5, II.6, Standard 3 Element III.1, III.2, III.3, III.4, III.5, Standard IV.2
Rock Cycle and Rock Types - Two activities to introduce or review information about the types of rocks; Igneous, Sedimentary, and Metamorphic.One focuses on the 3 main types of rocks, and the other is a simplified Rock Cycle Diagram with interpretation questions.Can be a teacher led activity or individual work time, or center activity.