Science Worksheets and Study Guides Fifth Grade. Minerals of Earth's crust

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Virginia Standards

VA.5. Virginia 2010 Science Standards of Learning
EARTH PATTERNS, CYCLES, AND CHANGE
5.7. The student will investigate and understand how Earth's surface is constantly changing. Key concepts include
5.7.a) Identification of rock types.
5.7.f) Weathering, erosion, and deposition.
SCIENTIFIC INVESTIGATION, REASONING, AND LOGIC
5.1. The student will demonstrate an understanding of scientific reasoning, logic, and the nature of science by planning and conducting investigations in which
5.1.a) Items such as rocks, minerals, and organisms are identified using various classification keys.