Types of Rocks & Minerals
|Rocks & Minerals by Fran W.|
Science Kids: Rocks & Minerals - Earth facts about rocks and minerals.
One Geology:Rocks & Minerals - Kid friendly interactive site.
Interactive Sites For Education: Rocks & Minerals - Click on a window to go to a new site with an interactive game that is rock related.
Geology.com: Rocks - Site offers lots of pictures and information, including news about rocks and minerals.
Minerals.net - This site offers a vast selection of minerals in A-Z format. Click on a name to find out the chemical make up of the item selected, in addition to group, specific gravity and much more. Pictures are also provided.
KidsKonnect: Rocks & Minerals - Quick facts.
Mineralogy4Kids - Click on a icon to begin reading short bits of information.
Florida Department of Environmental Protection: Rocks & Minerals - This site offers information about the rocks and minerals found in Florida, a page of examples with pictures and a pdf Guide to Rocks and Minerals of Florida.
UF: Florida's Rocks & Minerals - Printable leaflet available.
*Symbolism & MythologyPettyRock: Crystal Meaning - Fun Facts: Gem Myths and Meanings
Ellen Steiber: About The Stones: Gem lore across cultures.
Crystal-Cure: Gemstones: Meanings & Properties- Site offers information and pictures about many gemstones: their meaning and the beliefs surrounding them.
Gem Select: Gemstone Meanings - Click on each name to find out more about the gemstone.
Peaceful Mind: Crystal & Gemstone Therapy - Site offers a crystal dictionary of metaphysical meanings and meanings.
Burke Museum: Birthstones- Site offers information about each month's birthstones, including myths and histories.
ExperimentsMSN: K-6 Rock Cycle: Understanding The Earth's Crust - Offers lessons and experiments for grades K-6.
Fran's World of Discovery: Geodes - Information about geode creation, and experiments to make on your own.
Steve Spangler: Rock and Mineral Experiments - Sites offer 9 experiments.
Education.com: Geology Science Fair Projects - 46 Experiments are offered on this site.
A2Z Home's Cool: Geology Experiments for Kids - Site offers 5 links to other sites.
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