Geology Science Unit: Quick Start

Welcome to The Good and the Beautiful Geology

This family-style course is fun and simple to teach!

Find out what’s beneath the earth’s surface! In this unit, you will grow crystals, explode volcanoes, make mini earthquakes, and study the rock cycle.

Get ready to be amazed at God’s beautiful, marvelous world in this unique unit study from The Good and the Beautiful!

But first, let’s look at what is included in the course and how to get started.

Required Items

Geology: Course Book + Rocks and Minerals Kit

Rocks and Minerals Kit for Homeschool Geology Science Unit Study

Please note that these items are sold as a set or separately.

Grades 3–6 Student Journal

One student journal needed per child in grades 3–6.

Grades 7–8 Student Journal

One student journal needed per child in grades 7–8.

*Copyright: If you use this science course in a group setting, you must purchase an physical copy of the unit book for each set of eight children in the class.
You must purchase a student journal for each child who will be completing the unit.

Geology Unit Information

Science Journal

Student Journal

Each student needs his or her own student journal. Lessons direct the child when to complete the activities in the journal.

Lesson Mini Books

Lesson Preparation

Just open and go! Your Geology Science Unit Study arrives wire bound. Each student needs his or her own perfect bound Student Journal.

Science Wall

Science Wall Vocabulary

Cut apart the vocabulary words now, so they are ready to be placed on your science wall. The course tells you when to use these.

Lesson Preparation

Activities

Engage children with hands-on activities. Always use appropriate adult supervision. A complete supply list is found here.

For Younger Children

Some lessons include extra content for younger children (grades 3–6). Parents or teachers may choose to skip this content if instructing only older children.

For Older Children

Some lessons include extra content for older children (grades 7–8). Parents or teachers may choose to skip this content if instructing only younger children. Read more about lesson extensions in our unit information download found below.

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Unit Videos

Some lessons include videos that complement the lesson. Have a device available that is capable of playing videos. Videos can be found here or from The Good and the Beautiful Homeschool app.

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Visit our Building Homemade Volcanoes Blog to see three ways to make an at-home volcano. Download free directions and activity pages.

New Discoveries

New discoveries in all fields of science are ongoing. The Good and the Beautiful reviews and revises science units periodically to keep information as up-to-date as possible.

Geology Unit Information

The Good and the Beautiful Science Courses Unit Information

Click here for a printable download of this information.
It includes a complete materials-needed list for your convenience.

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