Relative dating of rocks activities
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This activity is intended for pupils to deepen their understanding of igneous rocks.
Building Stones - Igneous rocks Lesson plan on how rocks are used for all our meals from crockery to cutlery, and how minerals are present in many of the things we eat and drink.
| Igneous rocks | Plate Tectonics | Make-a-Map | i Geology App | Geological Time | Relative Dating | Forensic Geology | Diagnostic Mineral Assessment | What Grains Can Tell Us | The Anthropocene | Earth Learning Idea This simple experiment gives an idea of what a volcano can look like when it erupts, giving children or inquisitive adults a close up view of a ‘lava flow’ as it happens.
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Create your own sedimentary, metamorphic and igneous chocolate.
Read the lesson plan Download the lesson plan as a pdf By our resident geobaker, Catherine Kenny Download the Silurian Death Assemblage Cupcakes recipe A small group activity using photographs of igneous rocks used for ornamental purposes.
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