Introduction to Minerals

Students make a 3 dimensional representation of shapes.  In this mineral and crystal structure activity, students divide into groups and use paper to make a 3 dimensional shape.  Groups put all their shapes together to make a compact structure.  Students relate their new structures to crystal structures.

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Resource Details

5th - 8th
Life Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
1 day
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning