Yesterday students in 5B and 5C were hard at work identifying some of the physical properties of rocks and minerals. After the students had a chance to explore different rocks and minerals, we learned about the physical properties that scientists look for to help identify these substances. We learned about a mineral's luster, hardness, color, and streak.
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