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Minerals in Our Environment

Grades: K-8
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Minerals are all around us. They're in our kitchens and bathrooms, our classrooms and school buildings, and our cars and bicycles. In this ...

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©2006 WGBH Educational Foundation. All Rights Reserved.

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U.S. Geological Survey

This media asset was adapted from Minerals in Our Environment by the U.S. Geological Survey.


©2006 WGBH Educational Foundation. All rights reserved. Adapted from Judy Weathers, John Galloway and Dave Frank, 2000, Minerals in Our Environment: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-144.

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Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale

Funder: National Science Foundation-grayscale

Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale