Fun Learning For Kids : Rocks and Minerals

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Teach children about Rocks and Minerals!

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<ul><li> 1. EOTO : Rocks and MineralsFun Learning for KidsWeekly Childrens Newspaper www.robinage.comWeekly Childrens Newspaper www.robinage.com</li></ul> <p> 2. Match the following stones to their uses!Weekly Childrens Newspaper www.robinage.com 3. Gemstones are pretty and precious! Can you identifythese precious rocks? Weekly Childrens Newspaper www.robinage.com 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 www.robinage.com 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 www.robinage.com 6. You can have a lot fun with rocks! Try makingthese rock animals at home! Weekly Childrens Newspaper www.robinage.com 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 www.robinage.com 8. Thank You!Connect with us @facebook.com/followrobinagetwitter.com/followrobinage Print this slideshow to teach kids offline!Weekly Childrens Newspaper www.robinage.com</p>