Did you know that you eat minerals?
Check this experiment out....you can even try it for yourself! (We can't purchase Total cereal in Canada, but try some other cereals!) If you try it, share your results with the class!
To read more about minerals in our food, visit this awesome site!
Minerals are in our money that is made at the two locations of the Royal Canadian Mint. To explore the mint's web site, click on the bolded word to link you to the Mint. In our Science centres this past week, we explored what each Canadian coin is made out of and even watched a great video of how metal becomes money. Check it out!
Did you ever think about our money and realize that we have Canada in our pocket? Click on the coins and sing along!
To find out what minerals make up our money...click here!
Explore These Sites! Click on the minerals below to play games and learn more about minerals and their properties and uses.
The Canadian Shield....