Fun Learning For Kids : Rocks and Minerals

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<ul><li> 1. EOTO : Rocks and MineralsFun Learning for KidsWeekly Childrens Newspaper www.robinage.comWeekly Childrens Newspaper</li></ul> <p> 2. Match the following stones to their uses!Weekly Childrens Newspaper 3. Gemstones are pretty and precious! Can you identifythese precious rocks? Weekly Childrens Newspaper 4. Rocks are divided into three main categories based onhow they are formed. Name rocks from each of thefollowing categories:1. Igneous rocks2. Sedimentary rocks3. Metamorphous rocksWeekly Childrens Newspaper 5. A monolith is a geological feature or monumentconsisting of a single massive stone or rock! Identify thenames of the two monoliths depicted below!Weekly Childrens Newspaper 6. You can have a lot fun with rocks! Try makingthese rock animals at home! Weekly Childrens Newspaper 7. Answers1. 1: b, 2: c, 3: d, 4: a2. From the left clockwise: sapphire, emerald, amethyst, topaz3. Igneous rocks: obsidian, pumice, rhyolite, andesite, basalt, granite, diorite, gabbro, pegmatite; Sedimentary rocks: shale, siltstone, sandstone, breccia, conglomerate, gypsum; Metamorphic rocks: gneiss, slate, marble, schist, and quartzite and many more4. Left: Mount Rushmore of USA, Right: Sphinx of Giza, EgyptWeekly Childrens Newspaper 8. Thank You!Connect with us Print this slideshow to teach kids offline!Weekly Childrens Newspaper</p>