23 pages including a scripted lesson plan, interactive class activities, and projects to introduce students to the field of geology. Basic concepts covered include the structure of Earth, minerals and crystals, different types of rocks, fossils, erosion, and topography.
Recommended companion lesson: “An Introduction to Paleontology”
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This lesson plan is appropriate for grades 2 – 5.
This lesson plan can be used for 2-3 class periods.
Included in this packet you will find:
A list of the items needed to run this lesson.
A scripted lesson plan.
Instructions for several activities and projects.