Students will take take notes as Benson explains several aspects of mineral formation, including crystals. IMPORTANT: Print out the Crown Butte Virtual Field Trip and hand it in by the end of the week. Your score on this assignment will replace your lowest score so far this quarter. Honors students - The MESPOW is #115.
Students will take notes as Benson explains "plutonic formations". If you were gone, read through the Crown Butte Virtual Field Trip and read/watch all the resources posted in the links below. Read pages 295-297.
Honors students will take notes today and then watch the video on Friday.
Students will take notes as Benson explains various types of igneous rocks. Read 70-74.
Honors students will do the lab today (see Friday links below - If you are gone, print the lab and follow instructions).
Students will do a lab titled, "Igneous Rocks". If you were gone, see the links below for Friday - Print out the lab handout and follow directions.
Question of the week
If plutonic formations form beneath the surface, why can they be found standing above the surface today?
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