1. What are minerals? powerpoint
2. Do we take minerals for granted? jig saw
3. Crystal cutouts assignment: (use any resources or pg 62-66 in Earth science book) Your group will present this to the class.
0. Make the crystal from the cut outs to share with the class
1. What determines a crystal shape?
2. What minerals are made from your crystal shape? Give use a common use that we will recognize
3. What is a mineral?
4. What is an element?
5. Show us 3 pictures or videos from iPad that is connected to the screen
4. Take a look at this website: Minerals at home
5. Make crystals in class.
HOMEWORK: STORYBOOK DUE TUESDAY, SEPT 15th