Patrons learn about sedimentary rocks by writing down their observations of a rock on index cards, and then trade their card with a partner and try to identify which rock their partner had based on what they wrote down
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American Geosciences Institute
NASA: Mission Geography
The Geological Society of America
What are Sedimentary Rocks?
What are Metamorphic Rocks?
USGS: What are Igneous Rocks?
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[Suggest a book]
Geology by Boy Scouts of America
Rocks by Melanie Ostopowich
The Rock Cycle by Rebecca E Hirsch
The Rock Cycle by Rebecca Pettiford
Sedimentary Rocks by Rebecca E Hirsch
Metamorphic Rocks by Richard Spilsbury
Igneous Rocks by Lisa Owings