Silver, a metal that’s been used since antiquity, is a rather remarkable element in the rough. In its natural or native form, silver can be found as crystals, veins, and some bazaar yet beautiful wire forms. Silver, a precious metal, is used profusely throughout industry and in the latest technologies. It is used in cell phones, solar panels, delicate wiring of electronics, dentistry and even as an anti-bacterial in hospitals. Sailors used to drop silver coins in wooden water barrels to keep drinking water fresh!
This is a 16-page PowerPoint with a 24-page activity guide bundle. The activity guide includes the following:
1). PowerPoint Interaction Questions
2). Connections with ancient history and geography
3). Silver Journal Entry template
4). Silver Web Resources link to the Rocks & Minerals course website
5). NatureGlo’s eScience Student Project Rubric
6). Two silver template Foldables (for a lapbook, journal or interactive notebook
7). Silver Cutout Templates Answer Keys
8). Silver Quiz
9). Silver PowerPoint Interaction Questions & Quiz Answer Key
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.