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AMAZING SITE FOR ROCK AND MINERAL LESSONS!!!!!!! E is for Explore!: geology/rocks and minerals [Series of lessons/demos for earth science]
I love this idea for reinforcing an earth science unit of study!
Earth science, rock unit: Lesson on how different types of rocks are formed using crayons.
Use old crayons to make crayon rock cycle - sedimentary, igneous and metamorphic rocks! Great idea!
Simulate the different rock types using crayon shavings, boiling water and aluminum foil. (From: Momma Owl's Lab: Crayon Rocks)
Use old crayons to make crayon rock cycle - sedimentary, igneous and metamorphic rocks! Ahh, I cannot wait to teach science!!
Crayon Rocks - 4th grade science
Very cool for science. i will share this with my new science teacher since 7th grade does geology. Momma Owl's Lab: Science Thursday: Crayon Rocks
I would use this pin to go more in depth with rocks and minerals. This would be after we spent a good amount of time going over rocks and minerals. MD
▶ Types of Rocks & Rocks Cycle Video for Kids by makemegenius.com - YouTube. Best explanation I've see.
Types of Rocks Bookmark
The 3 Types of Rock
Types of rock. I'm not taking earth science right now, but I'm pretty sure I'll be glad I pinned this in the future.
Here's a nice description of an activity to model sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic rocks with crayons.
Teach It: Resources for Rocks, Fossils, and Soil
Types of Rocks Foldable - a great foldable for the 3 main types of rock: igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic.
All About Rocks: Edible Rocks!
Rocks the Charlotte Mason way... Love the blog post attached! Gets me thinking outside the box!
Rocks. I wonder if I could convert this to a child-led Homeschool lesson appropriate for my rock-loving preschooler...