Earth Layers and Rocks Vocabulary Cards, Assessments, Activities and Games
Vocabulary Cards – use as a word wall, matching game, sorting activity, "Quiz, Quiz, Trade" game or flashcards. The cards include 30 vocabulary terms, each with a brief description or definition, a visual representation, or both.
Assessments: "Earth's Layers" vocabulary quiz and a "Rocks" vocabulary quiz. Answer keys included.
Earth's Layers terms include: crust, mantle, outer core, inner core, heat energy, fossils, fault, Wagener Theory, Continental Drift, plate tectonics, plate boundaries, divergent, convergent, convergent, subduction zone, transform
Rocks terms include: magma, lava, rock, rock cycle, molten, weathering, erosion, igneous rock, metamorphic rock, sedimentary rock, sediment, deposition, mineral, ore, geology
- 3 Types of Plate Boundaries: a study guide, and 2 graphic organizers (one with a word bank and one without)
- CAN-HAVE-ARE graphic organizers
-Earth's Layers Vocabulary Booklet
-Rocks Vocabulary Booklet
-Rocks Study Guide & graphic organizer
-Rocks Sorting activity
-Comic Strip: Weathering, Erosion and Deposition
-Rock Cycle Poster
-Rock Cycle diagram for students
-"I Have, Who Has" Review Game- directions, 26 game cards and an answer key are included. It's a fun activity for the whole class to review!
Lots of engaging and fun resources are included to support your students in their learning and understanding of Earth's layers and rocks!
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