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198-Fordham Gneiss, New York City $9.00
Mystery includes rock, fossil, or mineral sample and Mystery questions with teaching instructions.

SAMPLE:
-- Piece(s) of the Fordham gneiss clearly showing layers and a surface rich in mica flakes

TEACHING OBJECTIVES:
-- To introduce a formation name (Fordham gneiss is a well-known formation in New York City)
-- To show that metamorphism can cause layering that looks like a sedimentary rock
-- To introduce the concept that metamorphism creates new minerals

GRADES 3-6
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Ruth Deike
Rock Detective Geoscience Education
395 Deer Run Drive
Nellysford , VA 96080

Phone: 434-263-3737

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