Rock Unit {Shakin Quakin} Rocks For The Common Core Classroom

Grade Levels
1st - 2nd
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This unit has been designed to teach a fun and comprehensive Rock Unit in your classroom. Students will study rocks, minerals, weathering & erosion, layers of the eart, earthquakes, and volcanoes. This unit will engage students in a variety of Reading, Writing, and Math CCS so that you can still practice these essential skills while having lots fun with the Science content!

(Pg. 3) Introduction

(Pg. 4-8) Rocking Vocabulary


(Pg. 9- 12) Geology Rocks

(Pg. 13- 18) Rocks and Minerals

(Pg. 19- 22)Weathering and Erosion

(Pg. 23-26) Getting Diggy With It

(Pg. 27-50) Rock-servation Stations

(Pg. 51-55) Adopt a Rock

(Pg. 56- 60) Layers of The Earth

(Pg. 61-68) Classifying Rocks

(Pg. 69- 78) Rockin Write Up

(Pg. 79-84) Earthquakes

(Pg. 85-92) Volcanoes

(Pg. 93-94) Credits & Thank You!!

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95 pages
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