This product is a guide to inquiry on the topic of mining. This project aligns with the grade 4 Ontario science curriculum (Rocks & Minerals). You won't find any worksheets here. What you will find is a way to engage students in meaningful research about a real-world problem.
You will find:
-teacher guide to the inquiry process,
-an explanation of how students can create impressive bar graphs using google docs
-3 rubrics covering grade 4 expectations in science, data management, and writing
-one page student information on mining for the mineral coltan
-ideas for additional resources to help guide your students in their research