Unit Title: Rocks and Minerals
Lesson Title: Our World of Minerals
Lesson Objective: The learner will be able to define the word mineral.
The learner will be able to give examples of minerals and their uses.
The learner will be able to state the four main characteristics of minerals.
Smithsonian Link Harcourt Science -This site offers pictures of the Hope Diamond and a Quartz Amethyst.
Rocks This site is filled with beautiful graphics. Brooks
R. Dillard has graciously permitted viewers to copy his wonderful pictures.
All of the
pictures on my web site are from Mr. Dillard's web page. I would like to thank him for sharing his images.
Association of American
State Geologists This site has links to geological surveys
in the United States. The site also contains information on
research and work.
The Mineralogical and Geological Museum This site contains Harvard University mineralogical and geological collections.
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