Rocks and Minerals
Our class unit about Rocks and Minerals will be very hands-on with a major focus on an indepth Mineral identification lab. We will go on to and in depth exploration of the Rock Cycle and the other processes that shape the surface of the solid Earth.
Introduction to Minerals
This screencast is a brief introduction to minerals and Mineral classification
Introduction to Igneous Rock
This video is a brief introduction to the classification and composition of Igneous Rock
Introduction to Sedimentary Rock
This video is an introduction to the classification and composition of Sedimentary Rocks
Introduction to Metamorphic Rock
This video is an introduction to Metamorphic Rock. Classification and formation as well as Parent - Daughter relationships are introduced.