2S6E5. Students will investigate the scientific view of how the earth’s surface is formed. S6E5b. Investigate the contribution of minerals to rock composition.
3What is a mineral? Naturally occurring Inorganic Solid Crystal StructureDefinite Chemical Composition
4Identifying Minerals Color 5. Hardness Streak 6. Cleavage and Fracture Luster 7. Crystal SystemsDensity Special properties
5Standards:S6E5. Students will investigate the scientific view of how the earth’s surface is formed. ELEMENTS:S6E5c – Classify rocks by their process of formation.S6E5d. Describe processes that change rocks and the surface of the earth.