This is lesson one from NatureGlo's Fascinating Minerals A - Z full mini course curriculum found here.
Who is it for?
- 4th - 6th Graders
- 7th Graders (12 to 13-year-olds)
- 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)
- Your young and older scientist(s)
This unit includes the following:
1). A profusely illustrated 21-slide PowerPoint with history, geography & art connections.
2). 16-page study guide
3). 10 review questions complimenting the PowerPoint information
4). Journal template for journaling about the students favorite mineral A - D
5). Scoring rubric for student chosen project or activity about minerals A - D
6). 10 question quiz (same questions used for the review)
7). Answer key for the review questions/quiz
8). A link to NatureGlo's eScience Rocks & Minerals Virtual Library Minerals A - D resource page (including web links, project and activity ideas and videos)
About the Seller
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.