Describing Metamorphic Rocks Worksheet Students will learn how metamorphic rocks form and get hands-on practice at telling if a metamorphic rock is foliated or non-foliated! This worksheet is to be used for notes and a hands-on activity.
Disharmonic folds in gneiss. Gneiss is a common and widely distributed type of rock formed by high-grade regional metamorphic processes from pre-existing formations that were originally either igneous or sedimentary rocks.
Describing Igneous, Sedimentary, and Metamorphic Rocks Bundle
Complete bundle of PowerPoints and worksheets for students to learn about igneous (extrusive and intrusive), sedimentary (clastic, chemical, and biochemical), and metamorphic (foliated and non-foliated) rocks. Worksheets include a section for notes, and a data collection chart and conclusion questions for hands-on activities identifying rock samples. #TpT #teacherspayteachers #geology #middleschool #education #earthscience #LLLab
Rock Cycle Crossword Puzzle This is a crossword puzzle that is easy to use as a homework assignment, warm-up or for test review. This product comes with student sheet and answer sheet. Vocabulary Includes: Cementation Compaction Extrusive Foliated Igneous rock Intrusive Lava Metamorphic rock Non foliated Rock Rock cycle Sediment Sedimentary rock Erosion Deposition Composition Weathering Solidification Magma Strata
Exposed foliated rock in Placitas Aureole. Measurements were taken of the trough jutting out in the center of the photo. Strike-and-dip of the axial plane is 66 E and the trend-and-plunge is September 2016
Marabout silver jug, the body decorated with a twisted rib smooth cartridge in a foliated rock around the lid (also twisted) to support inch perforated and spout stylized shell, the finial depicting a flower, shackle blackened wood. By Jean-Guillaume Véalle, Paris 1761.
Foliated rock in the Placitas Aureole. The pencil in the picture is pointing in the direction of the lineation that I measured. The measurement was 39-->185. This is a small-scale fold about 10-12 cm wide. It is made of mix of quartz, feldspars, and biotite. September 12, 2016