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Week 22

Date

Objective/ Procedure

Handouts/ Labs

Homework

2/2

Rock Cycle-1 TSWBAT

1.Use charts to help identify a sample of Igneous and Metamorphic Rocks

2. Go over Rock Identification lab to review the rock descriptions, identifications, and properties

3.Sing the "Rock Cycle Song" to help remember the steps to the cycle and the 3 types of rocks: Sedimentary, Igneous, Metamorphic

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.8

 

 

 

Science Current Event due February 10th
 

2/3

Rock Cycle-2 TSWBAT

 1. 3. Go over p.36. Igneous Rocks/ Igneous Rock Features to understand the characteristics of Igneous Rocks

 2. View the video, the Rock Cycle and take notes on Igneous, Sedimentary, and Metamorphic Rocks to Discover how rocks change from sedimentary to igneous to metamorphic rocks

3.  Creatively illustrate the rock cycle to show the processes that cause the changes using information from the song, video and labs we saw in class

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.8

37. Rock Cycle/ Rock Cycle Song

Finish Rock Cycle Poster (Part of Friday's Quiz)



 

2/4

Rock Cycle-3 TSWBAT

 1. Read Text p. 86-96 and complete 38. Rock Cycle to discover the processes that cause the changes

 2.Answer Igneous Rock Questions using the lab folder as reference to review the differences between intrusive and extrusive Igneous rocks

3.  Creatively illustrate the rock cycle to show the processes that cause the changes using information from the song, video and labs we saw in class

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.8

38. Rock Cycle/ Igneous Rock Questions Finish Rock Cycle Poster (Part of Friday's Quiz)

Finish 38. Rock Cycle/ Igneous Rock Questions

2/5

Crystal Size Investigation TSWBAT

1. Conduct a controlled investigation to discover the difference between intrusive and extrusive Igneous rocks by first identifying the independent and dependent variables

2.  Discuss the how Igneous rocks are classified as Intrusive or Extrusive depending on their crystal size and if they cooled below or at the Earth's surface

3. Review the characteristics of Igneous and Metamorphic rocks in preparation for the evaluation

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.8

17. Salol Observations Quiz Friday: Igneous and Metamorphic Rocks- Rock Cycle

2/6

Earth History Conclusion TSWBAT
1.
Go over p.38. Rock Cycle/ Igneous Rock Questions

2.Demonstrate knowledge on a quiz: Igneous and Metamorphic Rocks- Rock Cycle

3. Science Journal: Describe how you could identify the type of rock that contained pieces of sediment- what could you tell about the history of the Earth and age from fossils found in the rock

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.9

 

 

 

 

Science Current Event due Tuesday

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