3 Types of Rocks
Dear Third Graders,
Today you are going to learn the amazing way 3 types of rocks are formed. Hopefully, as you learn about this, you are imagining/picturing the rocks that you have been observing during Science. Below, you will be clicking on a variety of links in order to learn about these rocks. Write down important information along the way!
:0) Mrs. Kennedy & Mrs. Ferraro
Here’s what you need to do:
First, learn about the 3 different types of rocks and how they are formed in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17l2LrjZi9o
Next, click on the links below to learn about each of the 3 different types of rocks more specifically:
- IGNEOUS ROCKS
- SEDIMENTARY ROCKS
- METAMORPHIC ROCKS
Finally, turn and talk: HOW IS EACH OF THESE ROCKS FORMED?
Then, JOT a definition of each type of rock on a piece of paper or in a notebook.