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January 4, 2017

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DO NOT FORGET THAT YOUR FRAYER MODELS ARE DUE ON FRIDAY

Science: Choose three (3) minerals from the website provided and we will choose one (1) in class on Thursday. We will then make a Mineral Pamphlet from our research using Google Docs. Due on Tuesday (January 10, 2017). Use the Templates as a guide.

Mineral Project Example 2


Mineral Project Example




http://gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/minerals/alphabet.htm

Mineral Pamphlet

Page 1

  • Name of the Mineral

  • Include Nickname if available

  • Photo of the mineral

  • Your Name

  • Grade


Page 2

  • The Mineral “name”

    • For example - The Mineral Pyromorphite

  • Chemistry of the mineral

  • Class

  • Group

  • Uses

  • Add a few photos and/or a map (as ma ny as you wish - but at least 2)


Page 3

  • Title this page Physical Characteristics

  • Include the following information:

    • Color

    • Luster

    • Transparency

    • Crystal System

    • Crystal Habits

    • Cleavage

    • Fracture

    • Hardness

    • Specific Gravity

    • Streak

    • Associated Minerals

    • Other Characteristics

    • Notable Occurrences

    • Best Field Indicators (what are the best ways of figuring out what this mineral is)

  • Add a map or photo

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