Demonstrating processes of the earth can be a valuable way for showing students things that take place over a long time. This “Rock Sandwich” science lab helps students to visualize the process of sedimentary rocks turning into metamorphic rocks.
Rocks and Minerals Nonfiction Passages and Activities
Rocks and Minerals Non-Fiction Passages and Assessments Bundle! Rocks & Minerals and literacy integration! This bundle is a great addition to any rocks and minerals unit. It includes a variety of non-fiction reading passage and multiple assessments on igneous, sedimentary, metamorphic rocks, the rock cycle, and so much more. Students will learn about rocks and minerals while reading comprehension passages and practicing writing skills.
Geology Unit: Rock Cycle Activity: Weathering and Erosion, Sedimentary, Igneous
The Rock Cycle Cootie Catchers/ Fortune Tellers: These cootie catchers are a great way for students to have fun while learning about the states of matter. There are two versions which contain the following vocabulary terms: ♦ Sedimentary rock, Igneous rock, Metamorphic rock, Mineral, Rock, Texture, Sediment, Composition And ♦ Rock Cycle, Geology, Weathering, Metamorphism, Stratification, Erosion, Magma, Lava
Reader's Theater: I Wanna Be a Rock Star (Rocks and Minerals)
This 9 page play is filled with excellent scientific information about rocks and minerals, including sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic types, fossils, Moh's Scale of Hardness and more. Even better, this reader's theater is one that's fun! (TpT Resource)
Provide an introduction to igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks, plus minerals, with the photos on this chart. Extra value on back: reproducibles, tips, and teaching information. 17" x 22". Sturdy and durable.
This is the infographic I give to my students to help them associate the characteristics of igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks with actual photographs and diagrams of each rock type. I find it most useful to print in color. This is a great study tool for the rocks and minerals station for the lab practical on the New York State Earth Science Regents Exam.Note to Customer:Click on the above to follow my store.