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Teacher's Rock and Mineral Kit

The Arkansas Geological Survey is creating Teaching Kits on various topics to be used as teaching aids in the classroom.  The kits will be furnished to the Educational Cooperatives and Math and Science Centers throughout the state where teachers can check the kits out for loan.  Teachers may contact the Survey for availability of kits for loan at 501-683-0110.



10 kits are currently available.


KIT CONTENTS

Hand Samples

bauxite calcite dolomite chert syenite
shale limestone dolostone chalk lamproite
novaculite gypsum quartz sandstone kaolin


Handouts

Moh's Hardness Scale
Mineral Chart
Rock Chart
Rock and Mineral Information
Teacher Resource List

Arkansas Mineral Resources
arkansas mineral resources map



Geologic Map of Arkansas
geologic map of arkansas


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Arkansas Geological Survey
Vardelle Parham Geology Center
3815 West Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR 72204
Phone: 501-296-1877 | Fax: 501-663-7360
Business Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm

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