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Rocks, Fossils and More - Virtual

Rocks, Fossils and More - Virtual

Virtual Experience Streaming Live from the Science Museum

Explore fossils from the RMSC teaching collection. Learn how to tell the difference between rock categories and test out the properties of different minerals. Learn how rock formations and the fossil record can give us clues about the Earth’s history and geological events of the past.

Format:

RMSC sends Zoom link to the teacher. The teacher co-hosts Zoom and manages the participants.

Requirements:
Computer or Smart Device to connect to internet, Zoom, webcam & microphone; Projector and external speakers needed in the classroom.

Explore our in-person Rocks, Fossils and More program

Subjects: Earth Systems
Program Type: Virtual Lesson
Supporting Curriculum Materials:

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NYS Standards:
  • 3-LS4-1 Analyze and interpret data from fossils to provide evidence of the organisms and the environments in which they lived long ago.
  • 4-ESS1-1 Identify evidence from patterns in rock formations and fossils in rock layers to support an explanation for changes in a landscape over time.
  • 5-PS1-3 Make observations and measurements to identify materials based on their properties.

NGSS Keywords: Earth Systems.Life Sciences. Ecosystems


Where is it?

Virtual

When is it?

Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Start Date: 01/05/2021
End Date: 06/18/2021
Program Length: 50 min.
Earliest Start Time: 10am

Who Should Attend?

Grades: 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade
Maximum Attendence: 30

How Much Does It Cost?

Cost: Price Per Session: 1-30 students, $100
Minimum Student Charge: $15

How To Book?

Call: 585.697.1942
Reservation Timeframe: 3 Wks

Need More Information?

Name: Member & Visitor Services
Phone: 585.697.1942


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