Have you ever wondered why coal is so important to your everyday life? What about halite? If you have ever asked either of those questions or just don't know what coal and halite are, the Everyday Rock and Mineral Set is ideal. Containing 12 different rock and mineral specimen, the Everyday Rock and Mineral Set is designed to give concrete examples of substances that come straight from the earth and impact our life everyday. Each specimen in the set comes with a 9"x6", double-sided information card. The giant information cards contain descriptions of the rocks and minerals, their uses, and interesting facts. Some even have hands-on experiments for you to try out.
- 12 rocks and minerals
- 12 - 9"x6", double-sided information cards
- Storage tray with 12 labels
- Full-color identification chart
- Activity guide with reproducible worksheet
What Does It Teach?
The Everyday Rock and Mineral Set is a phenomenal way to introduce young scientists to an area of earth science called geology. Geology is the study of rocks and minerals. In addition to geology, scientists will learn to identify the 12 rocks and minerals included and their various everyday uses.
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