Virtual Rock Box from Byrd Polar Research Center & Sketchfab

Type of Resource



A virtual rock box with specimens of Igneous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic rocks along with several Fossil specimens.

Performance Expectations

4-ESS1-1   Identify evidence from patterns in rock formations and fossils in rock layers for changes in a landscape over time to support an explanation for changes in a landscape over time.

MS-ESS1-4   Construct a scientific explanation based on evidence from rock strata for how the geologic time scale is used to organize Earth's 4.6-billion-year-old history.