Sign up for Lesson Plans, discounts & more!

Rocks And Minerals Blog

Welcome to The www.rocksandminerals4u.com Site Blog. Here you will find the newest additions to www.rocksandminerals4u.com, including lesson plans and student activities on rocks, minerals, and earth science.

There are distinct advantages to blogging.

  • First, by subscribing the blog is delivered to you. No need to search the web or your bookmarks. If you have an rss reader installed on your computer that's where you will find your updates. No rss reader? No problem, Yahoo and MSN both offer free RSS services.
  • Subscribing requires no personal information. Not even an email address. No spam!.
  • To subscribe to the rocksandminerals4u.com Site Blog find the orange rss button under the navigation bar on the left and right click on it. If you need more information click on the text that says, "What's an RSS feed?
  • Each blog entry has a headline with 1 or 2 lines of text and a link to the full text. This makes it very easy to scan for the topics that interest you the most. Welcome to Blogging!

Jan 04, 2020

Pyrite

Pyrite is also known as fool's gold, it's name pyrite is after the Greek pyr meaning fire. because it sparks. Pyrite is considered the most common of the

Continue reading "Pyrite"

Jan 04, 2020

Can somebody give me insight

Hi I’m very new to collecting and learning about rocks, gems and minerals. I was wondering if you can give me some insight about this turquoise a family

Continue reading "Can somebody give me insight"

Jan 04, 2020

Help....

These rocks were found in my back yard can anyone help me out with identifying them.

Continue reading "Help...."

Jan 04, 2020

Rockhound Jen

This rock I found in an area near Senoia, GA. The rock was bigger than it is now but I broke some of it off to separate some of the black stones from the

Continue reading "Rockhound Jen"

Jan 04, 2020

What is this rock?

I don’t know anything, it was given to me.

Continue reading "What is this rock? "

Jan 04, 2020

Blue/Green

I dont know what is this type of stone could you please help me?

Continue reading "Blue/Green"

Jan 04, 2020

Carmen’s rock

It appears to be local “ironstone“ we find on the Alabama gulf coast. It is hard and heavy, and rust colored. Looks exactly like ostrich leather only giant.

Continue reading "Carmen’s rock"

Jan 04, 2020

Very unique I just like to know what this is calledrock

Very unique I just like to know what this is called

Continue reading "Very unique I just like to know what this is calledrock"

Jan 04, 2020

Unsure what this is

It's magneticlooks a little gold and has small zig zag lines or spider veins in it...and is very heavy

Continue reading "Unsure what this is"

Jan 03, 2020

Unknown

Had it in a rock box for years didn't know what it was till U washed it last night and a green clay washed off showing this..I was shocked What is it.

Continue reading "Unknown"


Rock and Mineral Collections for sale

INTERESTED IN MORE? IF SO, YOU MAY WANT TO CHECK OUT OUR OTHER SITES:

fossilicious.com - Our online fossil and mineral rock shop.
fossils-facts-and-finds.com - An educational site about fossils.