Rocks
Types of Rocks Sedimentary Rocks Metamorphic Rocks Igneous Rocks
Sedimentary Rocks How They are Made <ul><ul><li>Wind and water break down the earth </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bits of ear...
Types of Sedimentary Rocks Gypsum Sandstone Shale Limestone Conglomerate
Igneous Rocks What are They? <ul><ul><li>Fire Rocks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Formed underground by trapped, cooled magma...
Types of Igneous Rocks Granite Scoria Pumice Obsidian
Metamorphic Rocks What are They? <ul><ul><li>Rocks that have changed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>They were once igneous or ...
Types of Metamorphic Rocks Schist Gneiss
Rocks Have Been Used For Many Years  and  For Many Things
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The Rock Cycle

  1. 1. Rocks
  2. 2. Types of Rocks Sedimentary Rocks Metamorphic Rocks Igneous Rocks
  3. 3. Sedimentary Rocks How They are Made <ul><ul><li>Wind and water break down the earth </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bits of earth settle in lakes and rivers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Layers are formed and build up </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pressure and time turn the layers to rock </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Types of Sedimentary Rocks Gypsum Sandstone Shale Limestone Conglomerate
  5. 5. Igneous Rocks What are They? <ul><ul><li>Fire Rocks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Formed underground by trapped, cooled magma </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Formed above ground when volcanoes erupt and magma cools </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Types of Igneous Rocks Granite Scoria Pumice Obsidian
  7. 7. Metamorphic Rocks What are They? <ul><ul><li>Rocks that have changed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>They were once igneous or sedimentary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pressure and heat changed the rocks </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Types of Metamorphic Rocks Schist Gneiss
  9. 9. Rocks Have Been Used For Many Years and For Many Things

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