Learning Target: I can demonstrate my understanding about the basics of geology In order for us to know how rocks are formed, we need to know the basics of geology. Geology is the study of Earth, Earth's materials, the structure of those materials and the processes acting upon those structures. There are many different fields of geology that interest scientists. Let's take a look at the basic foundation of geology. Watch the Video 1. First, watch the video. 2. Second, complete each page. 3. When done, click the button and send it to your journal.
BIG IDEA: Grade 3-Wind, water, and ice change the shape of the land Grade 5-Earth materials change as they move through the rock cycle and can be used a natural resources CURRICULAR COMPETENCIES: Make observations in unfamiliar contexts Make predictions about the findings of their inquiry CONTENT COMPETINCIES: Grade 3-biodiversity in the local environment, major local landforms Grade 5-The rock cycle, local types of earth materials CORE COMPETINCIES: Communicating: I am engages as a listener and I ask thought-provoking questions Critical Thinking: I can examine evidence to make well-supported judgments about issues