Rocks & Minerals may sound boring & pointless. But each individual sample tells a story about the Earth. Studying the character-istics tells us the journey magma or sediment has taken beneath our feet to reach the surface. Not care-ing about our planet's behavior's is pure ignorance.
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Rocks & Minerals Lapbook: Interactive Kit from Chrissie Rissmiller on TeachersNotebook.com - (28 pages) - Black line masters and photo directions for making a rocks and minerals lapbook with your students. $4.50
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.