Junior gemologists will “dig” learning about rocks and minerals with this beginner’s collection. The kit includes 9 polished rock samples, such as turquoise, amethyst, rose quartz, lemon jade, and more. One of the rocks is a surprise rock that kids will unearth in the dig kit. The field guide introduces easy-to-follow S.T.E.M. content, including fun facts and jokes. Then kids can go exploring to find rocks from home that they can decorate with the included paint and googly eyes. 9 real rock samples are explained in a 20-page field guide of information about each rock’s special properties, in kid-friendly language. Use a wooden hammer and chisel to dig out a bonus mystery rock from a treasure chest—shaped dig kit. Decorate rocks from home with 4 colors of paint, brush, and googly eyes. Ages 4 & up.