Layers of the Earth, Rocks, Minerals: Earth Science-Geology

Rebekah Sayler
Grade Levels
6th - 9th, Homeschool
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20 pages
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Earth Science: Layers of the Earth, Rocks, and Minerals

IMPORTANT: These activities are included in my Geology BUNDLE

Important- This product is included in the Geology and Renewable Energy Bundle

Geology: These Earth Science mini lessons and activities bring your earth science unit about geology to life.

Topics covered:

Composition of the Earth: layers including core, outer core, mantle and crust, Rocks: metamorphic rock, igneous rock, sedimentary rock, and the rock cycle, minerals and all their glory.

11 Mini lessons and Activities Included

Composition of the Earth (5 pages)

  • Composition of the earth reading
  • Label the layers of the earth worksheet
  • Layers of earth poster labeled
  • Layers of the earth poster unlabeled
  • Composition of the Earth writing paper: Teacher created prompt.

Rocks (6 pages)

  • The Rock Cycle reading
  • Rock Cycle poster
  • Rock Cycle Writing
  • Label rock cycle (color and black and white)
  • Types of Rocks

Minerals (4 pages)

  • About Minerals reading
  • Mineral mini booklet
  • Minerals foldable
  • Types of minerals Writing

The following activities are included in the geology bundle

Plate Tectonics (6 pages)

  • About Plate tectonics reading (2 pages)
  • Oreo Lab (2 pages)
  • Word search and answer key (2 pages)
  • Weathering , Erosion, Deposition (7 pages)
  • Reading
  • Erosion Memory Game
  • Weathering writing

Glaciers (4 pages)

  • About Glaciers Reading
  • Glaciers foldable


  • About soil reading
  • Soil mini-booklet
  • Soil profile reading
  • Label soil

Mountains (5 pages)

  • Mountains reading
  • Mountain vocabulary
  • Mountain feature foldable
  • Mountain word search and answer key

Topography (4 pages)

  • Topography reading
  • Topography writing
  • Topography internet activity and questions

Volcanoes (5 pages)

  • Volcano reading
  • Volcano vocabulary
  • Ring of fire
  • Volcano in a cup lab
  • Volcano writing

Earthquakes (5 pages)

  • Earthquake reading
  • Earthquake questions
  • Earthquake project and rubric
  • Make a seismograph project
  • Video record sheet

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