Crystals and Minerals Science kit

$18.14

Crystals and Minerals science kit includes crystal growing activities and discovering the amazing qualities and features of minerals that make them essential in everyday life.

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Description

Crystals and Minerals science kit shows how to grow crystals using Mono Ammonium Phosphate (supplied) and salt (not supplied) and discover the amazing qualities and features of minerals that make them essential in everyday life.

Find out about the factors that influence the shape and growth of crystals and examine the special properties of carbon while constructing models of graphite and diamond. Learn how to organise and catalogue your own collection of rocks and minerals beginning with the samples of pyrite and amethyst included in this kit.

Great for school projects and budding geologists!

Science and Nature supply a dazzling array of crystals from British Fossils. This science kit gives insights into how crystals are formed and what contributes to the their characteristics.

List of activities

  1. Find out about factors that influence the shape and growth of crystals and examine the special properties of carbon while constructing models of graphite and diamond. (toothpicks and jelly lollies for models not included)
  2. Learn how to organise and catalogue your own collection of rocks and minerals.
  3. Grow your own unique crystal cluster.

Made in association with the scientists at Melbourne Museum and manufactured under license.

For more experimentation in crystals go to the Thames and Kosmos kit Crystal Growing.

Additional information

Weight 0.35 kg
Dimensions 230 × 170 × 60 cm

Age Guide

10 years and up

Country of Origin

Taiwan

Contents of the Kit

Included in this kits are:

  • Sachet of mono ammonium phosphate
  • 2 x 100ml cups and lids
  • Gloves
  • Wooden stirrer
  • Magnifier
  • Plastic spoon
  • Samples of amethyst and iron pyrite
  • Full colour booklet