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Metamorphic Rocks Examples

Disharmonic folds in gneiss. Gneiss is a common and widely distributed type of rock formed by high-grade regional metamorphic processes from pre-existing formations that were originally either igneous or sedimentary rocks.

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Tigers Eye. Yes, there is Blue Tigers Eye.

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Types of Rocks

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Give your student's a break from traditional notes and have them actively engaged for a change! These doodle notes encourage students to use creativity and both hemispheres of their brain. This rock cycle doodle note includes notes about how igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks are formed along with examples of each type. I have also included short notes on how sediments are formed including definitions for weathering, erosion, deposition, compaction, and cementation.

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These rock layers started out flat and have been compressed into accordion shapes by regional pressures.

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Demonstration of how Metamorphic Rocks form by using a snickers bar - heat and pressure makes metamorphic rocks

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Types of Rocks Video: Rocks are an example of a natural resource. There are three different types of rocks - Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic rocks. Let us learn more about rocks

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