Researching Rocks & Minerals: 14 Activities

Researching Rocks & Minerals: 14 Activities
Researching Rocks & Minerals: 14 Activities
Researching Rocks & Minerals: 14 Activities
Researching Rocks & Minerals: 14 Activities
Researching Rocks & Minerals: 14 Activities
Researching Rocks & Minerals: 14 Activities
Researching Rocks & Minerals: 14 Activities
Researching Rocks & Minerals: 14 Activities
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14 research activities for students to complete in either a group or independently.

Activities include:

  1. Research to find a good definition between rocks, minerals, and crystals.
  2. Research to find out the three main types of rocks.
  3. Research to find out how ingenous, sedimentary and metamorphic rock is formed.
  4. Research to find the answers to questions on ingenous rock.
  5. Research to find the answers to questions on sedimentary rock.
  6. Research to find the answers to questions on metamorphic rock.
  7. Research words pertaining to rocks and make a glossary.
  8. Research the earth's layers.
  9. Research to find out the answers about crystals, salt and sugar found in rocks and minerals.
  10. Research complete activities about rocks and how they are combinations of a great many kinds of minerals.
  11. Research to find out how many different types of minerals are used in a variety of ways.
  12. Research to find the answers to the questions on gemstones.
  13. An ore is a metal-bearing mineral or rock or a natural mixture of minerals from which an element or compound can be extracted on a commercial scale. Research to find out the answers to the following questions.
  14. Gold, silver and platinum are considered precious metals. Research to find out the answers to the following questions.
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