This is a great kit for the young geologist to classify & identify the three types of general rocks.
Included in this Rock Science Kit are five rocks in each of the 3 major rock classifications using examples with common rocks. Each classification has distinct physical characteristics that children learn: Igneous, Metamorphic and Sedimentary.
Children can identify, classify, observe and learn geology vocabulary with the sample rocks and the magnifying glass. Each rock is numbered & referenced from the Identification chart, where you find the name & type of each rock. This hands-on Rock Science Kit includes: 15 Rock Specimens, Instructions, Rock Identification Key, and Magnifying Lens.
Rocks included in set are Obsidian, Granite, Basalt, Scoria, Rhyolite, Shale, Calcareous Tufa, Sandstone, Conglomerate, Limestone, Slate, Marble, Quartzite, Gneiss, Schist.