Booker Avenue

Junior School

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Rocks, Fossils and Soils

This half-term we have been learning about rocks, fossils and soils. 

We became rock-detectives and examined the properties of different types of rock. 

We learned that there are three main types of rocks. These are:

Do you know how each of these different types of rock are formed?

Next, we learned about how fossils are formed. We then made our own fossils using salt-dough and made imprints using different shells and dinosaur footprints!

We also learned about the different layers of the Earth. 

Did you know that there are four different layers which make up the Earth? 

Which layer do you think is the hottest?