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Sedimentary Rocks. By: Morgan Allison Yaziel Cervantez Samiya Wingfield Mason Gooden. What Are Sedimentary Rocks. Over time the layer of sand and mud at the bottom of lakes and oceans turned into rocks these are called sedimentary rocks . How are sedimentary rocks formed.

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sedimentary rocks

Sedimentary Rocks

By: Morgan Allison

Yaziel Cervantez

Samiya Wingfield

Mason Gooden

what are sedimentary rocks
What Are Sedimentary Rocks

Over time the layer of sand and mud at the bottom of lakes and oceans turned into rocks these are called sedimentary rocks

how are sedimentary rocks formed
How are sedimentary rocks formed

These little bits of our earth are washed downstream where they settle to the bottom of the rivers, lakes, and oceans. Layer after layer of earth is deposited on top of each. These layers are pressed down more and more through time, until the bottom layers slowly turn into rock.

name four different type of sedimentary rocks
Name four different type of Sedimentary rocks

Sandstone, Limestone, Shale, Coal, and

Rock Salt

what location in the united states are sedimentary rocks mostly found
What location in the united states are sedimentary rocks mostly found

Sedimentary rocks are mostly found in lakes or oceans. On the map at the bottom you can see that most folks in the USA live where sedimentary rocks are. They are found all over the world

how are sedimentary rocks used in everyday life
How are sedimentary rocks used in everyday life
  • Used as building stone and in the production of glass.
  • In roads, and is cooked to make cement.
  • Used to make bricks.
  • Salt is an essential food.
  • Sedimentary rocks are also used to make fertilizer, baking soda, laundry bleach, and aspirin
two other interesting facts
Two other interesting facts
  • Many fossils are found in sedimentary rock.
  • Sedimentary rocks are usually formed in water.
how does this rock in my hand fit into my life
How does this rock in my hand fit into my life…

Rocks fit into my life by building roads to drive on so we can get from place to place. Rocks also provide certain minerals that help make soap, toothpaste, and salt for our food. Rocks are also used in buildings to provide us with schools, hospitals, and shelter.

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