Students explore the effects of pressure and heat in the formation of different types of metamorphic rock. Lesson includes: 3 simulation activities, extension activity, and students questions and answer key.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Metamorphic Rock Classification.
To increase reading comprehension, activate prior knowledge, develop collaboration and communication with peers, and determine how key vocabulary words relate to one another using Text Scan.
To stimulate the critical thinking skills required to assess the validity of statements about the key concept using an Agree/Disagree Table.
Describes how scientists use metamorphic rocks to reveal the geologic history of strata at the bottom of the Grand Canyon.
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This link provides an explanation of the types of metamorphic rock and gives examples each.