Digging Deeper into Rocks

Internet Workshop

What is an internet workshop?

An internet workshop is where you will be learning about a subject through internet websites. As you visit each site, you will be taking notes about what you have learned to complete an activity at the end.


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HERE IS WHAT YOU WILL DO TO START YOUR INFORMATION DIG ABOUT ROCKS!

What are rocks?

Watch the video by clicking the link below. As you watch the video, you might want to jot down a few notes on the activity sheet that I have given you. Remember that you are NOT going to write sentences, just words and phrases.

What are the types of rocks?

There are three different types of rocks:
  1. Igneous Rocks
  2. Metamorphic Rocks
  3. Sedimentary Rocks


Click on the links below to learn more about each one! Remember to record your thinking on your activity sheet. Start first with the BrainPop Video on Types of Rocks!

Igneous Rocks

Sedimentary Rocks

Metamorphic Rocks

Now... Think about what you just learned!

It is your choice now to what you learn next! Click on a topic below to learn more about. Remember to record your thinking on the activity sheet.