3rd Grade Earth Science Rocks and Minerals

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Mrs Patton-For My Second Act
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2nd - 4th
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This 50 page unit has everything you will need to teach for 2-3 weeks on rocks and minerals.

Inside you will find:

Lesson plans for three weeks

Edible Recipes for 3 different labs

Learning materials:

Vocabulary – Interactive Notebook Pages

3 different Text Feature pages – includes Reading Passages

Several Labs to explore rocks and minerals (compatible with any rocks)


Task Cards

Word Wall & Bulletin Board Materials and much more!

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