This item will be available December 2020 The Earth is made of rocks and this poster provides a comprehensive overview of what they are and how they are formed. It begins by explaining that rocks are made of minerals and that each type of rock is the result of a specific mixture of minerals subjected to a clearly defined geological process. The bulk of the poster is divided into three sections, one for each type of rock: igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic. An illustration shows how they…
Regional Metamorphism: The Formation of Foliated Metamorphic Rock
Regional metamorphism covers large areas of continental crust typically associated with mountain ranges, particularly those associated with convergent tectonic plates or the roots of previously eroded mountains.
Edible Rock Activity with Mini Unit Study - Mom For All Seasons
Whether your kids are new to geology or are already budding rockhounds, these easy lesson ideas are sure to pique their interest and and excitement to your homeschool science lessons. Rocks: Science Facts Start by reading The Magic School Bus Inside the Earth (part of BookShark Science 2 for ages 7-9). Then use these rock ... Read More about Edible Rock Activity with Mini Unit Study
Full instructions on rock testing with kids including how to put together your own rock testing kit and a step-by-step guide to follow on how to test different rocks. Includes a FREE rock testing printable to download and use for home or classroom.
Rocks and Minerals Interactive Notebook Activities
Rocks and Minerals Interactive Notebook Activities are engaging activities for your rocks and minerals unit! This set contains 7 interactive notebook activities. Also included is a teacher's page for each foldable, which includes colorful photos of assembled foldables and more helpful information.
Hey Teacher Friends, Right now I’m in the process of creating a series of STEM projects for students who are studying Earth Science.. The current unit I’m focusing on is the Rock Cycle! After doing a little research, I came up with two great STEM projects that are simple enough to create in the classroom.
Rocks and the Rock Cycle Interactive Science Activity Book | fishyrobb
Rock cycle interactive science activity book. Covers types of rocks and the processes that form them, sedimentary rock, igneous rock, metamorphic rock. Vocabulary, definitions, and open response questions. 3rd 4th 5th grade Earth science