Rocks, Minerals, and Soil

Rocks, Minerals, and Soil

Vocabulary Words for Rocks, Minerals, and Soil

nonliving natural resource
 
classify 
 
property (properties)
 
minerals
 
rocks 
 
soil
 
texture 
 
moisture 
 
luster 
 
hardness 
 
streak 

Videos

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*Note*  Videos in bold print are ones that were watched in class.  However, all of the videos below are great resources for reviewing rocks, minerals, and soil.

 

 

Natural Resources  

Natural Resources on the Earth on YouTube 

 
 
Rocks and Minerals 
Rocks and Minerals on BrainPop Jr.
 

Mineral Identification on BrainPop

Rocks and Minerals on TeacherTube

Rocks and Minerals on PBS Kids Learning
 
Minerals on StudyJams (slideshow)
 
The Rock Cycle on BrainPOP 
 
Types of Rocks on BrainPOP 
 
3 Types of Rocks on YouTube
 
Igneous Rocks on StudyJams (slideshow)
 
Sedimentary Rocks on StudyJams (slideshow)
 
Metamorphic Rocks on StudyJams (slideshow)
 
 
 
Soil 

Soil on BrainPop Jr.

Types of Soil on YouTube

Kinds of Soil on YouTube

Composition of Soil on YouTube 

Soil on BrainPop

Soil on StudyJams (slideshow)

What's the Dirt on.... Dirt? on YouTube

Layers of Soil on YouTube

All about Soil on YouTube

Soil Texture on YouTube

Soil Profile of Earth on YouTube 

 

Rocks and Soil 

Bill Nye the Science Guy: Rocks & Soil on YouTube 

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