Science and Technology Education Centre
(STEC@UKZN)

What rock is it?

Rock Identification

Using tools provided (glass, hand lenses/ magnifying glasses, diluted HCL acid, steel nail) the learners determine the characteristics of different rock samples and try to identify the various rocks. Challenge your learners. Who can identify most of the rocks?

Grade: ALL

Duration: 60 – 90 minutes

Max: 36 participants

Cost: R15