Describe specific rock texture and/or features: (1) Two sentences (from research) on where and how this rock subtype typically is formed. (3) Two PHOTOS

 

ROCK IDENTIFICATION PROJECT

  • For write ups use the sheets that are provided in the file!!!
  • Use the same write-up sheets (6)
  • Download Rock Project Photos (from here) RockProject Photos.docx  Preview the documentchoose six rocks to represent 3 different rock types and 3 different subtypes. Copy and paste photo to each write-up sheet.
  • For the second photo on each write-up sheet, research online for a photo to show the rock in it’s natural setting. Paste the photo on your write up sheet.
  • In place of ” where was the sample collected?”:  Write the location of where the researched photo was taken.  Include the website reference (URL address) for the photo.Modified Geology Laboratory Rock Project

    (10) points per sample/ Total 6×10= 60 points possible

    Student Name:

    Date

    Sample Identification # 1

    (1) Where was the sample collected?

    (2) Rock Type:

    (1) Rock Subtype:

    (1) Rock Name:

    (1) Name any visible minerals present:

    Describe specific rock texture and/or features:

    (1) Two sentences (from research) on where and how this rock subtype typically is formed.

    (3) Two PHOTOS:

    CHOICES for ROCK IDENTIFICATION PROJECT

    CHOOSE TWO photos to represent each of the 6 Rock Subtypes. Copy and paste

    A B C

    Image result for close up photos of geology rock images Image result for close up photos of geology rock images Image result for close up photos of geology rock images

    D E F

    Image result for close up photos of geology rock images Image result for close up photos of geology rock images Image result for close up photos of geology rock images

    G H I

    Image result for close up photos of geology rock images Image result for geology schist photo Image result for geology granite photo

    J K L

    Image result for close up photos of geology rock images Image result for close up photos of geology rock images Image result for geology chert photo

    B