Unearth the mysteries of geology as you dig deep into the science of rocks and minerals and the crystals that form them. Through 18 hands-on experiments, kids ages 8 and up will discover some ground-breaking things about geology, mineralogy, and crystal growing.
Become a geologist-in-training as you mold your own crystal geode and grow three different vibrant types of crystals that vary in color and shape. Work with real mineral specimens to learn how to determine each mineral’s chemical properties — such as color, lustre, streak color, hardness, density, magnetic properties, and carbon, sulfur, or iron content — and use your findings to identify and classify unknown minerals. As you explore, you’ll receive an overview of the geologic rock cycle and discover how the three main categories of rock — igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic — are formed, altered, destroyed, and re-formed.
Whether you’re already a geology enthusiast, or just discovering this rocking science for the first time, Kids First: Crystals, Rocks & Minerals makes for an unforgettable and fun educational experience.
Perform awesome experiments using everyday materials found in any kitchen!
This classic device is used to demonstrate the conservation of mechanical energy.
Make the coolest 3D pin art on your desk with this amazing desk toy.
Illuminate both your room and your mind with this ingenious Periodic Table Lamp.
This illuminated orbiter is great for demonstrations in the astronomy classroom!
Every kid needs one of these spheres!
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