Make your own rock character

Instructions and printable rock textures to create your own character.



Create your own

Get a rock.

Draw a face on your rock using paint
or chalk.

Write your rock's story.

What kind of rock is it? (for more
information on rock types, check out
a book from your library).

How old is your rock?

What (or who) has your rock seen?
Maybe your rock has witnessed a
historical event, or lived under the ocean,
or met a now-extinct animal.


rock characters created by the 2nd grade students at Altitude Elementary School.


Make an erupting volcano








About rocks, dinosaurs, volcanoes, geological periods and some of the background information surrounding the story.

Click for Old Rock facts and links.


Rock Wordsearch created by Kathryn Carroll at Celebrate Picture Books