(Vocab) The Science Penguin: Science Vocabulary Strategy: Acrostic - uses the letters in the word to remember the word. This helps students with the meaning/examples while helping their spelling of vocabulary!
Earth Science This is an awesome edible science lab that demonstrates plate boundaries by using an Oreo as one of the Earth's plates. I would like to use this as an introductory lesson when teaching plate boundaries and plate tectonics.
science Rock Cycle - When picking rocks for hardscapes use Metamorphic rock, especially with water (so it doesn't leach anything into water) also important to know what type of rockscape animals may have evolved in.
LAYERS OF SOIL Third Grade Thinkers: Science: A Soil Study-Layers of Soil-high school adaptation: have students make, but have the layers act as flaps. Write notes on each layer under the flap. Acts as a study tool.
Learn about rocks and minerals by using this fun scavenger hunt activity. Hide the scavenger hunt fact cards around your classroom and have your students find them, filling out their fact sheet along the way. The perfect activity for a geology lesson!
Rocks & Minerals: A Fun Testing Experiment for Kids