Think like a Geologist: 1

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How well do pupils play the role of geologist? Test their abilities in the first installment of a two-part series. Presented with a series of rock formation diagrams, learners write stories to match what they see in the diagrams. The images show instances of erosion, faulting, deposition, opposition, volcanic eruptions, etc.

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Instructional Ideas
  • Use as an assessment or review of rock layers
  • Have individuals create rock diagrams of their own to exchange with partners to analyze
Classroom Considerations
  • Requires a proficiency reading rock layers
Pros
  • Includes sample answers
  • Highlights key vocabulary
Cons
  • None
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