Module Summary – Earth Materials (2nd Ed.)
The Earth Materials Module consists of four sequential investigations dealing with observable characteristics of solid materials from the earth – rocks and minerals. The focus is on taking materials apart to find what they are made of and putting materials together to better understand their properties. The module introduces fundamental concepts in earth science and takes advantage of the students' intrinsic interest in the subject matter and in the physical world around them.
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For a description of each investigation in the Earth Materials Module and the correlations to the National Science Education Standards, download the Module Overview PDF.
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