Learn about rocks and minerals by using this fun scavenger hunt activity. Hide the scavenger hunt fact cards around your classroom and have your students find them, filling out their fact sheet along the way.
Rocks and minerals Scratch Test, 2 Simple Investigations to test rock hardness. Using rocks found around your home or on a nature walk, allow children to take this problem-solving hands-on approach to classifying rocks.
Malachite with Chrysocolla Stalactite Crystal . A vivid turquoise blue Chrysocolla exterior has been partially polished to reveal an amazing interior of velvety concentric bands of darker and lighter green chatoyant Malachite.
science Rock Cycle - When picking rocks for hardscapes use Metamorphic rock, especially with water (so it doesn't leach anything into water) also important to know what type of rockscape animals may have evolved in.