We found 142 resources with the concept metamorphic rocks
Rock Cycle in the Lab: Earth Products and the Processes that Link ThemLesson Planet
6th - 9th
Middle school geologists will rock at the rock cycle, thanks to this activity. Partners examine images of rock formations, then work together to link them to the process that created them and the timeframe in which the process happened....
A Brief History of Geologic TimeLesson Planet
12 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do scientists know the history of Earth before humans—or any mammals—existed? An epic "Eons" series video explains the larger history of geologic time. It highlights the eons, eras, periods, epochs, and ages scientists use to divide...
Rocks and Processes of the Rock Cycle: One Rocks Turns to Another...Lesson Planet
6th - 9th
Geology scholars test their rock identification skills in an interactive that examines the rock cycle from the three main nodes of rocks. Other topics include visual clues to rock identity and the conditions needed to make rocks change...
Metamorphic Rock Classification: Changing Under PressureLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Change is coming — but how much? Geology pupils discover the transformation of metamorphic rock using a well-rounded interactive. Topics include the effects of pressure and temperature on metamorphic rock, how time factors into the...
It's the Heat and the Pressure?Lesson Planet
6th CCSS: Designed
Ready for a change? Give a comprehensive collection of metamorphic materials a try! With the assortment of printables and lab activities, you won't be under pressure to keep things lively. The unit culminates by having pupils complete an...
Lesson Five: The Earth, Rocks and MineralsLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Apply the principles of geology to a series of collaborative, hands-on class activities. Young earth scientists learn more about igneous, metamorphic, and sedentary rocks before classifying and weathering rocks that they find....
Rocks and Minerals in Our LivesLesson Planet
K - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Young geologists discover the important role that rocks and minerals play in our everyday lives through this series of hands-on activities. Starting off with a lesson that defines the difference between plants, animals, and minerals,...
Rock On! Featuring the Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic Trio!Lesson Planet
1st - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Get your classroom rocking with this four-lesson earth science unit. Through a series of shared reading activities and hands-on investigations, young geologists learn about the three types of rocks and the unique properties of each.