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Depletion of natural resources


Curipod generated lesson: "Natural resources". #5-7

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
Name one natural resource.
2. Slide
60 seconds
Natural resources are materials found in nature that are essential for life. They include air, water, soil, minerals, plants, and animals. Humans use natural resources to survive and thrive. If the cost of separating a mineral from waste rock becomes too great, the mineral may no longer be classified as an ore. This happens because minerals can no longer mined at a profit.
Natural Resources: Exploring the Basics
3. Poll
60 seconds
What are the most important natural resources?
  • Water
  • Trees
  • Soil
  • Mineral Resources
  • Other
4. Slide
60 seconds
The oceans cover about 70% of the Earth's surface. Oil is a non-renewable natural resource – it takes millions of years to form. Forests provide us with oxygen and many important materials like wood.
Fun facts:
5. Drawings
450 seconds
Draw / write: What are the different types of natural resources?
6. Drawings
450 seconds
Draw / write: How can we best conserve natural resources for future generations?
7. Open question
150 seconds
What is the importance of natural resources to our environment?
8. Open question
330 seconds
What are some of the ways you can help protect natural resources?
9. Word cloud
60 seconds
Where does hydropower come from?
10. Word cloud
120 seconds
Most of the questions are essay questions. Are you ready for the quiz?
11. Slide
60 seconds
Good luck for the quiz!!

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