ROCKS AND MINERALS

SOL:  Science 4.8, 5.1 and 5.8, ES.1, ES.4, ES.5

for an alphabetical list and images of gemstones, click the picture
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resources available for check out:

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Box of Minerals, Lab handout, record and answer sheet and lab test kits for 6 groups.  

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Rock Cycle Game

Students divide themselves among 11 stations where they roll a die to determine their next station on their journey as a rock.  At each station, they collect a different-colored bead and end up making a bracelet or key chain.   

Call 434-983-7923 or email elise.corbin@vaswcd.org to reserve