Describes how metamorphic rocks are classified and formed.
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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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.
Describes how scientists use metamorphic rocks to reveal the geologic history of strata at the bottom of the Grand Canyon.
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