These kids science activities are fun and good to eat. You will be making granite cookies for this activity. Granite, diorite and gabbro are three main types of rocks that cool beneath the Earth's surface.
When magma (molten rock) cools beneath the Earth's surface crystals grow. The interlocking crystals do not form layers but are scattered through out the rock in random order similar to the cookies you will bake.
Shield Volcano - Volcano Activities Create a shield volcano out of clay like the Hawaiian Islands in this hands on science activity.
Earth's Elements - Physical Science Activities Create four common molecules out of clay in this easy and fun activity.
Dinosaur Footprints - Fossil Activities Create sedimentary dinosaur footprints using miniature dinosaurs in this Earth science activity.
Loop Airplanes - Flight Activities Get some friends together and build loop airplanes made from straws and circles of construction paper.
Tree Rings - Life Science Activity You can be a science detective and discover what the weather was like by looking at tree rings. Learn more in this fun activity.
Granite Cookies Kids Science Activities Create granite cookies that resemble rocks that form the base of all the continents in this good to eat and fun activity.
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