Rocks, Rocks, Rocks

Student teams test rocks to identify and record rock properties such as luster, hardness, color, etc., and classify rocks as igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary. They complete a worksheet table with all of their rock properties, and then answer some worksheet questions to deepen their understanding of rock properties and relate them to the cavern design problem.

6th - 8th Science 7 Views 11 Downloads
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Earth Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
3 hrs

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