This module was designed and written with you in mind. It is here to help you master the properties of rocks. The scope of this module permits it to be used in many different learning situations. The language used recognizes the diverse vocabulary level of students. The lessons are arranged to follow the standard sequence of the course. But the order in which you read them can be changed to correspond with the textbook you are now using.
The module covers:
Lesson 1 – Types of Rocks and their Properties
MELC: Classify rocks into igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic. S11/12ESIb-10.
After going through this module, you are expected to:
1. identify the three types of rocks;
2. classify rocks as to igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks; and
3. appreciate the importance of rocks in our daily life.ELS_Q1_Module-4_Rocks_v2