Uses of Minerals
In this minerals instructional activity, students read an excerpt about gold and then respond to the questions that follow. They explain how the weight of gold affected the history of some western states and why gold is expensive.
7th - 8th Science 38 Views 84 Downloads
What are Igneous Rocks and How are They Formed?
Crystals form before your very eyes! What sixth grader wouldn't enjoy this lesson on igneous rock formation? Using hot Salol, junior geologists observe the crystal formation process as the material cools. This comprehensive lesson plan...
5th - 8th Science
Rocks and Minerals: Finding Clues Like a Scientist
The background information and activity sheet for this lesson plan are impressive in appearance. The intent is to guide junior geologists though an examination of mineral properties and identification. The problem with the lesson plan is...
4th - 8th Science