Earth Science Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions - Properties of Earth Materials
~These ready-to-use pages are an effective way to provide your students with regular science practice. They can be used with teacher support while your students are learning the topic and independently once they have mastered the basics.
Common Core State Standards: Rl.3.1, Rl.3.3, Rl.3.4, Rl.3.7, Rl.3.10, Rl.4.1, Rl.4.3, Rl.4.4, Rl.4.7, Rl.4.10, CCRA.R.1, CCRA.R.10.
This product includes a range of topics for Earth Science.
Part 1 - Properties of Earth Materials
Lesson 1: Earth materials are solid rocks and soils, water, and the gases of the atmosphere.
Lessons 2-5: The varied materials have different physical and chemical properties, which make them useful in different ways. For example, as building materials, as sources of fuel, or for growing the plants we use as food.
Lesson 5: Soils have properties of color and texture, capacity to retain water and the ability to support the growth of many kinds of plants, including those in our food supply.
**Includes 6 Lessons on 30 Pages with Full Answer Keys. **