Introduction to Rocks micro-lesson
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Rocks are naturally occurring substances, which means that humans don’t create them at all. In fact, they create themselves. All rocks are made up of different substances called minerals. Here are some different rocks that you might have already seen around you: slate, sandstone, chalk, and finally, quartz. There are lots of different ways that we use rocks every day. We use salt to season our food, clay to make pots and sculptures, cement to build houses and schools, and lead to write with a pencil. I’m sure you’ve seen this one and use it every day. Rocks are very important and really useful. I wonder what ones you could find today.
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How could you describe what quartz looks like?1) Shiny, like ice2) Black3) Sandy4) White
What are rocks made up of?1) Stones2) Minerals3) Plastic4) Metal
Name one way that we use rocks every day, using an example from the video.1) All of these2) Salt for seasoning3) Lead for pencils4) Clay for pottery
Is this statement correct? - Rocks are created by humans.1) No2) Yes
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