CHICAGO ROCKS!  Geology in the City
ESCI 109, Section 01
Fall 2009

Daily Objectives #4 (September 10, 2009)                                                                                            Dr. Sanders

Homeworks #3 and #4 are due today!

By the end of today's class, you should be able to do the following:

In your planner, put the date/time of an appointment with Dr. Sanders

For the set of rock samples given, write a list of descriptive words (review).
w Demonstrate that you know how to use a geologic hand lens effectively.

w List the three major types of rocks and explain briefly how each type forms.

w For each of the three major rock types, list characteristics that will help you identify them when you see them again.

Demonstrate that you can select and effectively use an appropriate and complete record-keeping method for a science lecture.

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