180 Activities for students who are interested in rocks, minerals, gemstones, fossils, and every faucet of geology. Students ages 7 to 17 will have the opportunity to dig deep into the world of rocks and minerals while building their own collection and unearthing a greater understanding for the geological world all around them! This research handbook is packed with learning prompts and fun activities that all revolve around rocks and minerals. Homeschooling is so much fun when students are studying their passions. If your child is curious about geology this is an excellent tool for their research and exploration. Students will need a few tools to use along with this book, such as library books about rocks and minerals and access to videos and documentaries about this topic. They will also need colored pencils in vibrant colors, and a rock collection of their own.