How Was the Grand Canyon Formed?
Students examine the formation of the Grand Canyon focusing on erosion as the process that enabled the rock layers to be formed. They make posters showing what the Grand Canyon looks like now and during its formation.
3rd - 5th Science 29 Views 53 Downloads
Rock On! Featuring the Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic Trio!
Get your classroom rocking with this four-lesson earth science unit. Through a series of shared reading activities and hands-on investigations, young geologists learn about the three types of rocks and the unique properties of each.
1st - 3rd Science CCSS: Adaptable
Rocks and Minerals in Our Lives
Young geologists discover the important role that rocks and minerals play in our everyday lives through this series of hands-on activities. Starting off with a lesson that defines the difference between plants, animals, and minerals,...
K - 6th Science CCSS: Adaptable