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Reviews natural resources used in commercial products.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Materials Humans Use.
To activate prior knowledge, to generate questions about a given topic, and to organize knowledge using a KWL Chart.
Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
Learn what plastics are, how they are used, and the issues dealing with recycling.
Students will explore the possibility of drinking recycled water, look at how astronauts recycle water in space, and determine their own water footprint.
Michaelagelo turned a block of marble into the most beautiful statue ever created, the Pieta.
Obsidian is hard and sharp. Humans used obsidian to make sharp and sturdy tools.
Ancient Romans used rocks in a variety of forms to create the famous Roman Coliseum.
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Examines the dangers and uses of rare Earth metals and the harm that mining does to the environment.