Unit: Categorizing Geology and Components of the Geosphere
Unit Goal: SWBAT categorize rocks, minerals, and fossils based on their composition and location.
Unit Puzzling Phenomenon: Columnar Basalt
NGSS Performance Expectations Addressed:
Construct a scientific explanation based on evidence from rock strata for how the geologic time scale is used to organize Earth's 4.6-billion-year-old history.
Construct a scientific explanation based on evidence for how the uneven distributions of Earth's mineral, energy, and groundwater resources are the result of past and current geoscience processes.
This test includes multiple choice, matching, short answer, and long answer questions. The questions are a mix of straightforward and challenging questions. The file is a Microsoft Word document making it completely editable to meet your needs.