Enjoy learning about rocks and minerals with this set of four rock and mineral identification flyers. These are the same flyers included in the Mini Me Geology Junior Rock & Mineral kits. These fun posters are perfect if you have a rock collection or if you are looking for an inexpensive way to introduce rocks and minerals as a hobby to your children or in school for earth science lessons. Each flyer features 10 of the most common samples found in nature. The included flyers are minerals, igneous rocks, metamorphic rocks, and sedimentary rocks.
The Mineral flyer includes augite, calcite, fluorite, gypsum, halite, kyanite, magnetite, olivine, amethyst, and sodalite.
The Igneous Rock flyer includes basalt, granite, monzonite, obsidian, pegmatite, pumice, rhyolite, syenite, trachyte and volcanic breccia.
The Sedimentary Rock flyer includes arkose, bituminous coal, conglomerate, coquina, loess, fine-grained limestone, banded sandstone, shale, siltstone, and oolitic limestone.
The Metamorphic Rock flyer includes amphibolite, gneiss, hornfels, pink marble, phyllite, quartzite, schist, slate, garnet schist, and anthracite coal.