Start a 10-Day Free Trial to Unlock the Full Review

Why Lesson Planet?

Find quality lesson planning resources, fast!
Share & remix collections to collaborate.
Organize your curriculum with collections. Easy!
Have time to be more creative & energetic with your students!

Trading in Gems

Students receive a bag of common gemstones. Without knowing gem names or value, students trade with each other as they desire. They choose one gem from their bags to keep. They discuss the name, value and characteristics of each gem.

3 Views 4 Downloads
Concepts

Resource Details

Grade
4th - 8th
Subjects
Science
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
45 mins

Be the first to comment


Join Lesson Planet Community, our free teacher discussion forum, to share ideas about this resource, and more.

Join the Conversation

What Members Say


Jason P.
Lesson Planet has helped me find one off worksheets and activities for relief teachers and students that are fast finishers.
Jason P.