Pebbles! Rocks! Stones!
Have you ever heard “clang, clang, clang” when running the dryer? It might just be a special rock that was tucked away in your child's pocket. FInding crystals or gold on the school yard can bring such joy! Even pre-Mindcraft, children loved to collect rocks. We like to tap into that need to collect rocks and encourage students to discover the names of their much-loved treasures. We have used Rocks and Minerals Field guides in the past to help students identify their rocks, b