Learn the difference between rocks and minerals. Find out ways to identify minerals – by streak color, hardness, etc. Understand the three classes of rocks and how they are formed. Discover some of the everyday uses of rocks and minerals. Learn what fossils are and how they are formed.
Specimens of both rocks and minerals are brought along for this experience. Most of the fossil specimens very good reproductions and include a mammoth tooth, a mastodon tooth, a Tyrannosaurus Rex tooth, and a Velociraptor claw, to name a few.