Types of Rocks Card Sorting Activity

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In this activity, students will categorize cards into 3 categories: Igneous, Sedimentary, and Metamorphic. Students will sort through 18 cards and categorize them based on rock characteristics. Use this card sorting activity as a quick formative assessment! Print, cut, and shuffle cards for students to analyze and sort. Great review before a quiz on the rock cycle.

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Total Pages
7 (3 student pages)
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Teaching Duration
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