This bundle includes three great resources for Teaching about Earth Science.
The Rock Cycle Unit
Weathering and Erosion Lab With Nonfiction Close Read and Interactive Notebook Flaps
I Have Who Has Rock Cycle Game
Rock Cycle Sorting Activities
This resource is aligned with NGSS for 4th grade and Middle School.
4-ESS1-1. Identify evidence from patterns in rock formations and fossils in rock layers to support an explanation for
changes in a landscape over time.
4-ESS1-1. Identify evidence from patterns in rock formations and fossils in rock layers to support an explanation for changes in a landscape over time.
4-ESS2-1. Make observations and/or measurements to provide evidence of the effects of weathering or the rate of erosion
by water, ice, wind, or vegetation.
MS-ESS2-2. Construct an explanation based on evidence for how geoscience processes have changed Earth’s surface at
varying time and spatial scales
NGSS Science and Engineering Practices Students Will Use Include:
Developing and Using Models
Planning and Carrying Out Investigations
Engaging in argument from evidence
Obtaining, evaluating, and communicating information
NGSS Crosscutting Concepts addressed include:
Cause and Effect
Scale, Proportion,and Quantify
System and System Models
Structure and Function
Stability and Change
This resource includes hands-on lessons, nonfiction text articles, interactive notebook flaps and folds, response pages, sorting activities and games.
Please look at some of my other resources:
Interactive Notebook Bundle Super Value
Properties of Water Unit
STEM Magnet Unit With Interactive Notebook Folds and Flaps
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