Rock and Mineral Uses

Second graders examine the many uses of rocks and minerals in their lives. In groups, they identify the types of rocks and minerals found in Utah and brainstorm uses for them. To end the instructional activity, they use the internet or library to find the use of different minerals or rocks.

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