Rocks and minerals are not just interesting to look at; they are also useful in our lives. You might be surprised to learn that many of the items we use have rocks and minerals within them.
Check out these websites to research some interesting minerals and their uses.
Finally, the teacher will provide you with a paper. Your task is to study the rock or mineral on the page and become an expert for it. Do some research about the characteristics of your assigned rock/mineral, and color it appropriately. Prepare to present it to others!
Want a picture of your assigned item? Find it on the page below:
Always refer to the Learning Intentions and Success Criteria for help along the way!