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1 class periods of 60 minutes each
Students will follow a rock as it travels through the rock cycle. They will model the movement of earth materials by rolling a die to see where they will go next.
Students should be familiar with characteristics and formation of sedimentary, metamorphic and igneous rocks.
1. Student participates and records data 4
2. Student correctly answers analysis questions .4 (#1 and #2, students probably will get stuck in a place because rocks go through stages at different rates and chance occurrences will determine outcome as well. #3 answers will vary #4 this model is more dynamic and accurate than the static flow charts found in books #5 heat from Earths interior drives the rock cycle
3. Students writes thoughtful and thorough conclusion ..4
Lesson Design by Jordan School District Teachers and Staff.