Describes what metamorphic rocks are and how they are made.
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.
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To distinguish between general academic words and words that are specific to science using Academic vs. Content Vocabulary.
To organize information and provide a visual representation and summary that identifies the differences and similarities between two topics using a Venn Diagram.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Students will look at rocks in thin section using virtual microscope, comparing plane polarized light with cross polarized light; after becoming familiar with this tool, students will look at rock samples from the moon.
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Shows you an animation of the formation of metamorphic rocks.
A webpage defining and providing information about metamorphic rocks.
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