Relative Dating of Geologic Materials
This activity has benefited from input from a review and suggestion process as a part of an activity development workshop.
This activity has benefited from input from faculty educators beyond the author through a review and suggestion process as a part of an activity development workshop. Workshop participants were provided with a set of criteria against which they evaluated each others' activities. For information about the criteria used for this review, see http://serc.carleton.edu/teacherprep/workshops/workshop07/activityreview.html.
This page first made public: May 2, 2007
Students progress step by step to build a foundation for how geologists constructed the time scale.
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Resource Type: Activities:Classroom Activity, Problem Set, Lab Activity
Grade Level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
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