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Modeling the Rock Cycle

Students explore the differences in sedimentary, metamorphic, and igneous rocks. They discuss the rock cycle of the different formations. Students discuss how rock is formed into different shapes. They explore, predict, and create each major rock form. Students discover the cycle of rock formation and examine important relationships of heat and pressure in rock development.

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5th - 8th
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Lesson Plans
45 mins
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Inquiry-Based Learning
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