Earth and Space Science Resources in Middle School Science

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 Metamorphic rocks
Science_Team 
Updated: 
2016
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  • The Rock Cycle
  • Middle School
This was presented to a top set 6th grade group so would need adapting for lower ability sets. The bingo game takes about 15 minutes to play.
Rock cycle presentation
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  • The Rock Cycle
  • Middle School
Cool rock cycle presentation
Erosion and weathering pictures
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  • The Rock Cycle
  • Middle School
Pictures for students to come up with an explanation as to how each got to how it is today
Moh's scale of hardness
Science_Team 
Updated: 
2016
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  • The Rock Cycle
  • Middle School
Brief introduction before testing the hardness of rocks practical. students given copper penny and iron nail to rank rocks in order of hardness...
Rocks - Mission to Mars
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  • The Rock Cycle
  • Middle School
An attempt to 'jazz up' rocks. Resources will need modification to suit your group. Be aware that the context of the exploration of Mars has been...
Rocks Self-assessed homework sheet
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  • The Rock Cycle
  • Middle School
Homework sheet given near the end of topic. I showed the answers at the start of the following lesson and got students to mark their own answers...
Rocks & Weathering PowerPoint
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  • The Rock Cycle
  • Middle School
Learning Outcomes: What are rocks made of? What is a mineral? What is a rock? Classifying rocks. The rock kingdoms.
SchulMart TV- Science Channel
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Middle School
To help my middle school students prepare for science tests, I have made some "programs" on my website, CHMS SchulMart TV. Each contains links to...
Cuyahoga Valley National Park – Geologic History
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NGSS
SWBAT to explain how landscapes are altered through stream erosion and glaciers. SWBAT to give the relative age of rock layers in a geologic column,...