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4th Grade

4th Grade



Next Generation Science Standards

4-ESS1-1: Identify evidence from patterns in rock formations and fossils in rock layers to support an explanation for changes in a landscape over time.  

4-ESS2-1: Make observations and/or measurements to provide evidence of the effects of weathering or the rate of erosion by water, ice, wind, or vegetation.  

  • Rockin’ Out in North Central Washington: A short educational video with suggested at home activities and set of questions to accompany the video.   
  • Rockin’ It At-Home Activity Packet: An “at home” activity brochure reviewing some Geology terms and opportunities for exploring rocks around you. 
  • Types of Rocks Extension Activity: Make models of the different types of rocks using crayons and other kitchen supplies. 
  • Join WRI education staff on our campus for a synchronous 30 minute virtual field trip via Zoom. If interested in this option, we would set up a time that works with your classroom and/or team.