Earth Materials SES4U (Lab/Exhibit Combo Lesson)
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By seeing and handling a large variety of specimens, students learn to describe how the three major types of rock are formed, to distinguish between rocks and minerals, and to conduct tests to examine their properties. The use of rocks and minerals in our everyday lives is reviewed.
The exhibit portion of this topic is enhanced by visits to the Gallery of Minerals, Gallery of Gems and Gold, and the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame.
Curriculum Links: investigate the properties of various Earth materials; conduct a series of tests to identify and classify common minerals; investigate common igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks; describe the formation of various types of rocks
Not available before 10:00 a.m.
Maximum 140 people (including students, teachers, educational assistants and supervisors) at one time.
Availability subject to change.
Availability subject to change
The following afternoons are full:
The following mornings are full:
Friday, June 14, 2013
Monday, June 17, 2013
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Friday, June 21, 2013
Monday, June 24, 2013
Thursday, June 27, 2013
This lesson is full
on the following date(s):
Wed, June 19 2013
Thu, June 20 2013
Mon, June 24 2013
from Mon, July 01 2013 to Mon, September 02 2013