Bricks are made from rocks. Is your house made of rocks?
You might find rocks inside your house. Many fireplaces are made from rock.
You can find rocks outside your house. Garden paths can be made from rocks.
Things you use everyday are made from rocks. Ceramic dishes are made from clay, which is a kind of rock.
The lead in your pencil is made from a special rock called graphite.
Sidewalk chalk is also made from rocks. Have you ever found a rock you can write with?
Anything made from metal comes from special rocks that are melted (just like magma inside the earth) and shaped into new things…
Rocks can make beautiful jewelry…diamonds, sapphires, rubies, turquoise, silver and gold are all rocks!
The sand you build castles from is actually millions and millions of tiny little rocks!
But there are some things rocks are not good for. Rocks are not good for sleeping…
Rocks are not good for eating… (Yes…all that food is made from rocks!)
The End Rock on!