Online Store > Rock MysteriesView Cart - My Account


099-Serpentinite $12.00
Mystery includes rock, fossil, or mineral sample and Mystery questions with teaching instructions.

SAMPLES:
Serpentinite from Huntinghill Quarry, Rockville, Maryland, clearly showing the three minerals, garnet, diopside and talc

TEACHING OBJECTIVES:
To introduce the rock type serpentinite
To encourage use of maps and to show where certain rock types occur
(i.e. serpentinite in Rockville, MD)
To show the three minerals, garnet, talc and diopside
To introduce the idea of one mineral (talc), 'growing' at the expense of another (diopside) -- which is the concept of mineral replacement.

GRADES 5-12
Product Options
Quantity:

 



Rock Detective Geoscience Education
14655 Betz Lane
Red Bluff , CA 96080

Phone: 530-529-4890

Fax: 530-529-6441

EMAIL:

 

© Copyright RealWeb Enterprises Ltd.
all rights reserved