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Fascinating Rocks & Minerals Alphabet Letters A - Z Full Course Curriculum (PowerPoints with Study Guides)

NatureGlo's eScience

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Here is a free sample of the first lesson found here: This course can be used for: * Classroom supplement * A high school elective course * ... View Full Description
  • Digital product, downloadable

Categories: 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade, Science
Product Type: All-in-One Curriculum, Lesson/Unit Plans

Product Description

Here is a free sample of the first lesson found here: This course can be used for: * Classroom supplement * A high school elective course * Homeschool lesson plans * Self-pacing option for independent learners. *Includes rocks and minerals science projects for kids. Fascinating Minerals A - Z is a not only a geological journey but includes connections with history, geography, art and crafts. This course study addresses the following minerals: Lesson #1 – A - D: Azurite, Brookite, Chalcanthite, Charoite, Dioptase Lesson #2 – E – H: Epidote, Flourite, Goethite, Halite Lesson #3 – I – K: Icosahedrite, Jasper, Kröhnkite Lesson #4 – L – O: Lead, Moonstone, Nickel, Onyx Lesson #5 – P – Q: Peridot, Pentagonite & Quintinite Lesson #6 – R – S: Rutile, Spinel Lesson #7 – T – V: Talc, Ulexite, Variscite Lesson #8 – W - Z: Wavellite, Xenotime, Yugawaralite, Zinc

Who is it for?

  • 5th graders
  • 6th graders
  • 7th graders
  • 8th Graders (13 to 14-year-olds)
  • 9th Graders (14 to 15-year-olds)
  • 10th Graders (15 to 16-year-olds)
  • 11th Graders (16 to 17-year-olds)
  • 12th Graders (17 to 18-year-olds)
  • Science: Geology lovers!
  • Homeschoolers


What's included?

  • Three file formats for all 8 PowerPoint lessons (PPTX, PPT and pdf); pdfs can be used as slideshows using the free Adobe Acrobat Reader 
  • 8 study guides (1 per PowerPoint lesson) in pdf format
  • 8 PowerPoint review questions (10 questions each)
  • 6 quizzes
  • A handbook for this course
  • The Handbook includes:
  • Instructions for how to Use the lessons
  • How to View NatureGlo’s eScience PowerPoint PDFs as a Slideshow
  • Fascinating Minerals A – Z Final Review Study Guide
  • Fascinating Minerals A – Z Test
  • Student Project Scoring Rubric



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    Highly recommend
    Apr 28, 2016

    I love everything that’s included! And since I’m a bullet-point, I-want-all-my-information-delivered-succinctly type of person, I love the power point presentations. More importantly, my kids do too.

    Gail R - Teacher - Member Since April 2016

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NatureGlo's eScience
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Gloria Brooks, aka Natureglo, is founder and director of Natureglo's eScience, an eLearning center that serves homeschoolers, schoolers and teachers virtually. She holds a BA in K-12 education with certificates for completing the Kamana I and II programs from the Wilderness Awareness School. Her non-faith based or neutral worldview courses and curriculum are welcoming to families from all faiths and non-faith based backgrounds. She has been teaching K-12 since 1997, outdoor education since 2003 and conducting live online math enrichment and science classes since 2011.


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