This is a great resource to introduce minerals and their physical properties. This notes sheet includes the five characteristics that all minerals share, as well as a table outlining physical properties of minerals and how they are identified (including color, streak, hardness, luster, cleavage, and magnetism).
With this purchase, you will receive two versions of this resource sheet: one with all information already recorded (great to use as a study guide/cheat sheet), and one version with blanks so that students can take notes/search for and record the answers. I typically pair this resource with a reading, video, or lecture about the properties of minerals and require students to take notes.
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