Rocks and Minerals Lab

Rock Lab

rocks mineral Lab

Students become junior geologists as they learn how to identify a collection of rock and minerals using the principles of geology. Want more hands-on learning? Add Gemstone mining to put students’ knowledge to the test!

Meets curriculum for NC Grades 4 & 9-12 Earth/Env and SC Grades 3, 8 & 9-12 Earth/Env.

Program can be adapted to meet the learning level of participants.

ALL PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES ARE DESIGNED TO MEET CDC, LOCAL AND STATE HEALTH AND SAFETY STANDARDS.

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A similar program is available as an Outreach Program that will come to your site!

Find out more about the Geology Rocks Outreach Program here.


The Schiele Museum’s education programs address critical standards for public education. For specific curriculum standards met by our programs, questions or reserve a field trip or outreach, call 704-854-6676 or stephaniea@cityofgastonia.com.