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Future orders will be $5 per kit.
(Free kits are no longer available.)
For the growing number of classroom teachers in grades 3-5 that are seeking high-interest, hands-on science activities, the American Coal Foundation offers Coal Sample Kits.
Each kit features four different types of coal samples ideally suited for lessons related to rocks and minerals study units and other science curriculum topics.
Here are the types of coal provided in each kit:
Note: Subbituminous coal is not available as a part of this Coal Sample Kit, but is another type of coal that is found mostly in the western United States and Alaska.