Geology Presentations with free Rock Boxes

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Speaker
Exhibit/Display
Curriculum
Learning Kit
Abstract: 

The Geological Society of Minnesota (GSM) provides speakers who are supplied with large, portable collections of rocks & fossils for exciting HANDS-ON geology presentations in the Twin Cities Metro and Northfield areas. Popular topics include: THREE ROCK TYPES & FOSSILS (grades 3-5, 8) and SPECIAL REQUEST SUBJECTS (grade 8 and above). Presenters are advanced undergraduate or graduate level students in geology or geophysics. Included with a visit, the school or organization receives a free Minnesota rock box! Presentation fees are very reasonable and some financial assistance is available. For more details, check out our web site: http://www.gsmn.org (and click on OUTREACH). To contact the program administrator, email: bfarquhar16@hotmail.com We also provide impressive geology exhibits for science fairs.

Author: 
Education Outreach Administrator
Topic Areas: 
Geology
Earth
Minerals
Mining
Target Audience: 
Grades Pre K-12
Teachers
Citizen and Youth Groups
All
Geographic Location: 
Metro
Central
Date Produced/Published: 
02/09/2006
Fee: 
Yes
Cost: 
Check web site
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
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