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Rock Kit

Rental Fee: $50*

Embark on a geologic adventure to discover elements of the earth’s ancient history. Students will be introduced to the remarkable variety of rocks and minerals and investigate different properties specific to each one. Rocks cycles are very much alive and constantly undergoing erosion or formation. In this kit, you will find examples of common rock cycles that allow students to explore each step of the process. In addition to their history lesson, students will gain a new appreciation for the pebbles under their feet.

Contents of Kit

The Rock Kit includes:

  • Rock Type bag
  • Igneous
  • Sedimentary
  • Metamorphic
  • Rock Cycle bags
  • Shell - Limestone – Marble
  • Sand - Sandstone – Quartzite
  • Clay - Shale – Slate
  • Peat - Lignite - Coal

The Rock Kit is aligned with Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core State Standards.

Reserve Kit

*Shipping and handling fees apply. The rental fee is waived for teachers participating in VINS School Programs.