7th Grade Science

January 22-26

Monday:Begin Rock Cycle Unit.  

Rock Cycle probe to reveal students ideas about the origin of rocks and their misconceptions.  Then, I will present slide show for notes.  We will do a think-pair-share on how uniformitarianism helped geologists understand Earth’s history.

Tuesday: The rock cycle game.  Students will be traveling around the room rolling “rock cycle” dice to complete a journey through the rock cycle.

Wednesday-Friday:  Complete a rock cycle cartoon about their journey through the rock cycle.