Science: Investigating Rocks

Learners, in groups, use microscopes to identify characteristics of rock specimens. Once they have selected five rocks to examine, they take snapshots of the samples and chart their findings including characteristics and classifications.

6th - 8th Science 3 Views 1 Download
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