Out of the Earth! Minerals, Fossil Fuels, and Human Systems CGC1D CGC1P

Out of the Earth! Minerals, Fossil Fuels, and Human Systems CGC1D CGC1P

Grades : Grade 09
Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Geography
Min / Max : 15 / 128 students + adults

Consider mineral extraction and use in this hands-on lesson. Case studies include the Athabasca Tar Sands, the diamond mines of northern Canada, and Ontario’s industrial rock. Half the lesson will be spent in a learning lab exploring original objects at thematic tables; the other half will be spent in the ROM’s Teck Suite of Galleries. Discover what’s buried beneath your feet through the ROM’s incredible collections, close observation, questioning, and discussion.

Curriculum Links:
Grade 9: CGC1D, CGC1P – Managing Canada’s Resources and Industries

Do not combine with the following lesson due to similar content:

Earth Materials

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Daily Schedule
Day From   To
Monday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Thursday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am  -  4:30 pm
  The following dates and times are not available
Day       From   To    
Monday   July 3, 2017   8:00 am  -  Monday, September 4, 2017 5:00 pm [range]
Tuesday   September 5, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, September 8, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Monday   September 11, 2017   8:00 am  -  Friday, September 15, 2017 5:55 pm [range]
Friday   October 6, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   October 9, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   November 17, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Friday   December 1, 2017   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Saturday   December 23, 2017   8:00 am  -  Saturday, January 6, 2018 5:00 pm [range]
Monday   July 2, 2018   10:00 am  -  4:30 pm  

$16 /person
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1 adult free
per 15 students


Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Geography
Min / Max : 15 / 128 students + adults


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