Home Learning

We hope you enjoy this topic on Rocks and Soils. We are going to learn about the main different types of rock; how they are formed and where they are found. We will learn about what type of rocks have fossils in them; how fossils are formed and what we can learn from fossils. We will discover the importance of soil; how it is formed and about the main different types of soil. We have included ideas for practical activities as well as a range of film clips, online activities and paper based tasks. These topic materials will be available until Friday 15th May to work through at your own pace although each section will be on its own page. Have fun everyone.

Activities of the week – Rocks

What is a Rock?

Watch the film clip, read the information and complete the activity.

Types of Rock

Watch the film clip and complete the activities.

Properties of Rocks – Factfile
The Rock Cycle – Factfile
Rocks – images
The Rock Cycle – using chocolate!!!