Geology Study Guide: Form 2 (grades 4-6)

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In this Form 2 (grades 4-6) study guide, students will study earth’s materials and systems, including the composition, structure, processes, and history of the earth. The following items are included:

  • Reading assignments
  • Activities based on their reading
  • Narration and discussion prompts
  • Object lesson and nature lore prompts
  • Suggested leisure reading options
  • Recommended supplemental books, videos, and articles
  • Exam questions

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  • 192 pages, 11 chapters
  • Reading Level: Grade 3-8
  • Prerequisites: none


This study guide includes 33 morning lessons, three per week, each requiring 20-30 minutes. Each week will include the following science lessons:

  • Weekly Lesson 1: Nature Lore
  • Weekly Lesson 2: Natural History Science Reading
  • Weekly Lesson 3: Special Studies Reading or Natural History Activity

Sample Lessons: