SOL Correlation:

2.7 The student will investigate and understand that weather and seasonal changes affect plants, animals, and their surroundings.  Key concepts include

  1. b)weathering and erosion of the land surface.


5.7 The student will investigate and understand how the Earth’s surface is constantly changing. Key concepts include

a) the rock cycle including identification of rock types;

This is an animation of how Luray Caverns may have formed.  Click continue to advance to the next frame.  At the end see if you can identify stalactites and stalagmites.

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