Rocks and Minerals with Sister Denise

FullSizeRenderSister Denise Turcotte, CSC, visited our school for a Rock and Mineral Program for the Fourth through Sixth Graders.

Her hands-on presentations allowed the students to see and examine various types of rocks and fossils as well as to take a journey through Precambrian time as they placed the rocks and fossils on an extremely long and detailed time line.

Sister Denise began with telling the students that “God is a part of this whole process” and quoted the words of Pope Francis stating that the beginning of the world was not “a work of chaos,” but created from a principle of love.

This was a wonderful journey for all of us to travel through the eras of life and the geological time scale and certainly .