The Birth of Rock(s) - Identifying Rock Types
Students investigate types of rocks. In this rock types lesson, students collaborate to examine groups of rocks, make written descriptions of them, and use websites to help them identify the types of rocks they are.
3rd - 5th Science 6 Views 37 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