Marvellous Minerals - Stage 3

Students use clues in the the Albert Chapman Mineral Collection and Planet of Minerals exhibitions to investigate the properties and uses of minerals.

Crystalised Gold

Photographer: S Humphreys © Australian Museum

Self-guided program

Students investigate the properties of minerals

  • Syllabus links: Science and Technology K-6 Earth and its surrounds
  • Maximum number of students: no limit
  • Duration: one hour
  • Cost: general Museum entry charge per student
  • Location: Albert Chapman Mineral Collection, Planet of Minerals exhibitions, Level 1

Education Resource Kit


Nathan Slawitschka , Education Project Officer
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