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Do your students eagerly fill out their “March Madness” tournament brackets? Have some fun and inspire your students with March Madness earth science—it rocks! This activity combines the popularity of “bracketology” with a review of the classification of rocks. Knowledge of the composition and formation of rocks will help students determine the winner of the Sweet 16 Rock Identification Tournament!

Concepts

  • Rocks & Minerals
  • Sedimentary Rock
  • Metamorphic Rock
  • Igneous Rock