Now days, most science teachers are young enough to have watched Bill Nye's groundbreaking TV show growing up. I know I did! I probably learned more from it than from any science teacher.
Of course, that doesn't just mean we can put on Bill Nye The Science Guy and call it a day, but the show can serve as a good introduction to or conclusion of a unit of study.
This product, the Ultimate Watch-Along Worksheet for the Rocks & Soil episode, helps students pay attention and do some thinking as well. The engaging layout and higher-order questions make this more than your run-of-the-mill video questionnaire.
The questions focus on the three types of rock (Igneous, Sedimentary, and Metamorphic), how they form, and the Rock Cycle. Check for other available episodes on the Morris Better store page.
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Recommended for 5th grade or above.
This worksheet can serve to cover the Science Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) 6.10B: classify rocks as metamorphic, igneous, or sedimentary by the processes of their formation;