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The Rock Cycle

An Interactive site that allows teachers/students to explore plate tectonics and how rocks are formed. The site offers the teacher many different ways to show the students how roacks are formed. It has links for the three different rock types (Igneous, Metamorphic, Sedimentary).
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Robert Barry
Robert Barry (Student)
11 years ago
Was this lesson primarily for a middle school class or could it be used with an inclusion setting? What is the amount of time needed for this lesson, could it be done in conjuntion with lecture or is a whole class needed?

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Were the students able to easily navigate this website or was alot of direction needed?