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Major Topics and Objectives
2A.  MATTER AND ATOMIC STRUCTURE
Lesson 2A1  Matter & Phases of Matter

2B.  MINERALS
Lesson 2B1  Minerals Lesson
Visualization: Topic 2B – Minerals
Lesson 2B2  How to Identify Minerals
Lesson 2B3  Density
Lesson 2B4  Specific Gravity
Lesson 2B5  Percent Deviation

2C.  ROCKS

IGNEOUS ROCKS
Lesson 2C1a  How do Igneous rocks form?
Visualization: Topic 2C-1   Igneous Rock
Visualization: Topic 2C-1 Intergrown Crystals
Lesson 2C1b  Identifying Igneous Rocks and Bowen's Reaction Series

SEDIMENTARY ROCKS
Lesson 2C2a  How do Sedimentary rocks form?
Visualization: Topic 2C-2 Sedimentary Rocks
Lesson 2C2b  How to Identify Sedimentary Rocks

METAMORPHIC ROCKS
Lesson 2C3a  How do Metamorphic rocks form?
Visualization: Topic 2C3-1 Metamorphic Rocks
Visualization: Topic 2C3-2 Foliation
Lesson 2C3b How to Identify Metamorphic Rocks

ROCK CYCLE
Lesson 2C4  How to Identify Metamorphic Rocks

2D.  NATURAL RESOURCES
Lesson 2D1  Natural Resources
Visualization: Topic 2D1 Virtual Rock Lab

Unit 2 Minerals and Rocks Links:
Minerals

Geology.com Minerals
Rocks
Geology.com Rocks
Laboratory Investigations
Lab 2-1 Mineral Identification
Lab 2-2 Density and Specific Gravity
Lab 2-3 Classifying and Identifying Rocks

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