Chip Mining | Theme: Geology | Scripted Afterschool Activity

Grade Levels
1st - 4th
Formats Included
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5 pages
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Compare and contrast the value of mining for natural resources with its potential effects on the environment using this fun and simple activity. Students consider the importance of rocks and minerals in our daily lives, the resources mining provides, and the environmental impact mining can have on plant and animal habitats.

Scripted lessons make it easy for new teachers or group leaders to teach without extensive training. Required materials are common household items, common school items, or easy to find art supplies. To see materials lists, standards, and other helpful notes, please download the preview.

Chip Mining | Geology Theme | Scripted Afterschool Activity by Curricubits is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
Total Pages
5 pages
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Teaching Duration
45 minutes
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