3-5 Earth and Space Science: Geology
3-5 Core Curriculum – Earth and Space Science: Earthquakes, volcanoes, rocks and tectonic plates! Welcome to Grades 3-5 Geology, a multisensory and hands-on exploration of the ground below our feet. Highlights include 35 hands-on activities and experiments to engage your children and provide a multisensory exploration of earth’s geological processes. Each chapter includes current and active links to multiple videos, hands-on activities, experiments, readings, worksheets, charts, interactive websites, games, full-color high resolution graphics, and more!
Take a peek inside: Earth’s formation and evolution Pangaea Geologic timelines Geology careers Earth’s interior Plate tectonics Minerals and properties Mineral deposits Crystals Precious metals The rock cycle Types of rocks Rocks from space Rocks in architecture Rocks and minerals in our homes Soil properties Soil ecosystems Erosion Food supplies Mountain formation and much more!
All 63 activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more. At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That’s why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, music, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!