Metamorphic Rocks Book by Myrna Martin
Our Metamorphic Rocks textbook includes information about metamorphic rock formation in each of the 16 chapters. Lesson titles include: Foliated Rocks, Shale to Slate, Schist to Gneiss, Marble, Quartzite and Regional Metamorphism. Each chapter contains 2-3 pages of written material, a quiz and a science activity.
The elementary science activities are fun and easy to do in this textbook. They also increase a student's understanding of the information taught in the lesson. Examples of the activities include: A Hot Time for Rocks, Flattening Minerals, Gneiss Rocks, Swinging Mobile and Three Clue Concentration. Each of these activities are designed to be created by students with materials commonly found around the home or in their neighborhood.
Myrna Martin introduces each lesson in the textbook on a video that can also be purchased on this store for instant download or on DVD. Myrna covers not only the main points in the lesson she also includes extra information on the topic that is not contained in the written material.