Mineral Resources Activities

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Mineral Resources Activities

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Contents: All Activities and Investigations
Activity 1 
Activity 2 
Activity 3 
Activity 4 
Activity 5 
Activity 6 

Students are challenged to prepare a report to that explains what mineral resources are, how they are used and extracted, and what impact their use has on the environment, all relative to a beverage container students are to design. 

Students will:

Activity 1  --  Materials Used for Beverage Containers in Your Community Back to top
Activity 2  -- What Are Minerals? Back to top
Activity 3  --  Where Are Mineral Resources Found?
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Activity 4  --  How Are Minerals Found? Back to top
Activity 5  --  What Are the Costs and Benefits of Mining Minerals? Back to top
Activity 6  --  How Are Minerals Turned into Usable Materials? Back to top

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