The Rock Cycle

Robert Myers, Wheeling Jesuit University

This brief description of the rock cycle is for younger students. They will learn about the processes by which the three types of rocks can be changed into one another.

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Grade Level: Middle (6-8), Intermediate (3-5)Keywords: Igneous, Metamorphic, Sedimentary, Weathering, Heat, Pressure, magma