Explore Rocks, Minerals and More!
Chevron Earth Science On Wheels: Know Your Rocks brings field geology to the classroom!
This presentation introduces students to rock classification and the rock cycle, using hands-on, interactive activities to reinforce concepts learned.
Students will have the chance to be a geologist as they classify rock specimens in all stages of the cycle, delving into the amazing processes which transform them.
Explore the differences between rocks and minerals, as you discover the many practical applications they are used for every day.
See why rocks and minerals are so fascinating, and how they make up an essential part of our lives!
Booking Focus On Fossils? Pair with other programs in an Outreach Package!
Rock your geology objectives by complementing your program with Earth’s Wild Ride in the Discovery Dome and a presentation of Docents To Go: Rocks and Minerals in the Geology Jam package!
Presentation-Specific TEKS Curriculum Included In Every Program Booked!
Download TEKS-based curriculum for Know Your Rocks at the links below.
These documents include specific TEKS correlations, activities to prepare your class for the outreach presentation, vocabulary covered in the presentation, and activities to reinforce what students have learned.