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The Birth of Rocks

Earth's Features & Processes

3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

NGSS Standards covered: 4-ESS2-2 , 4-ESS3-2 , 4-ESS1-1 , 4-ESS2-1
In this unit, students investigate features and processes of the Earth’s surface. Students explore the rapid process of volcanic eruptions! In contrast, students also explore the gradual Earth processes of weathering and erosion. Students apply their knowledge and design solutions to mitigate the impacts of these processes on humans. Less
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