A Reference Guide that explains the terms used in the videos and the other resources of the learning unit "Rocks and Minerals" in a simple and easy way. The content can be downloaded and printed out.
Infographics about some of the most extracted minerals in the world and its main uses. It complements the various resources on rocks and minerals, and also about the Earth's systems, so that students become aware of the importance of mineral resources and mining for the availability of goods of daily consumption and the global economy.
This Learning Unit explains the Water Cycle through the endless journey of water around the planet. It makes students understand that water is always traveling and transforming itself, makes them aware of the fact that only a very small part of the planet’s water is safe to drink and makes them understand that the water they drink today is the same that a dinosaur once drank.
The related activities stimulate the student’s manual, cognitive and creative skills and favor learning through reasoning and experimentation, that directly involves the student in the acquisition of new knowledge.