- Expanded Rock Collection
Expanded Rock Collection
Rocks are our window into the past: how the Earth formed, what happened before humans appeared and when the continents formed...
Rocks are our window into the past: how the Earth formed, what happened before humans appeared and when the continents formed. These are all things we can learn about by studying rocks!
This kit contains 45 different rock specimens to help you start your very own rock collection. In the kit you'll find 15 of each of the three major types of rocks: igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic.
You'll also get a great study guide that contains extensive information about each of the specimens and a display case so you can keep track of your collection. Soon you'll be a geological genius!
What You Get
Large Rocks Collection. Includes 45 specimens, approximately 38mm x 38mm, includes 15 each of igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks. Each category of rock is well represented and forms an integrated classroom study unit.
- Rhyolite Porphyry
- Trachyte Porphyry
- Graphite Schist
- Muscovite Schist
- Chlorite Schist
- Garnet Mica Schist
- Talc Schist
- Serpentine Marble
- Quartz sandstone
- Oil Shale
- Rock Gypsum
- Fossil limestone
- Rock Salt
- Bituminous Coal
Please note specimen #22, Amphibolite, has been removed as a precaution as it may contain traces of asbestos. All other samples have been thoroughly tested, and are safe.
WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD Small Parts. Not for children under 3 years.
|Age Group||9-10 Years, 11-12 Years, 12+ Years|
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