The Natural Gemstone Collection - Set #9

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The Useful Minerals and Rocks of the World Collection is the ninth in a series of rock, gemstone, fossil, and mineral sets from Fantasia Mining. This series is perfect to introduce childern to the joys of rock collecting and to get them excited about these natural wonders of the world. These sets have been used in pre-K, elementary, secondary and home schooling classrooms. They allow the teacher to interact with students in a fun and entertaining manner by letting the students have a hands on experience with real earth mined specimens instead of just viewing a picture in a book. The sets in this series aren't only for the classroom and aspiring geologists of all ages will enjoy the unique completely natural specimens received.

The Useful Minerals and Rocks of the World Collection you are ordering comes in a 4.5" x 3.5" clear plastic collectors box and contains 15 different types of natural rough specimens. Each individual specimen measures around 1/4" to 3/4" and is attached to the included identification card which also shows some of the different applications for each of the rocks and minerals. On the back of the identification card are interesting facts explaining the differences in rocks and minerals.

This set includes the following natural specimens: Olivine, Feldspar, Shale, Quartz, Limestone, Calcite, Garnet, Mica, SoftCoal, Gypsum, Fluorite, Sulfur, Granite, Talc and Siltstone.

The set you are ordering is the authentic Fanatsia Mining Useful Minerals and Rocks of the World Collection which is proudly made in the USA - Manufacturer's Part Number USEFUL-NS26. Contains small parts and is recommended for children 8 and up.