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USGS Education Collection

Total resources: 149

 
Physical systems
 
The physical processes that shape the patterns of Earth's surface   Search by The physical processes that shape the patterns of Earth 1
 
 
The uses of geography
 
How to apply geography to interpret the past   Search by How to apply geography to interpret the past 1
How to apply geography to interpret the present and plan for the future   Search by How to apply geography to interpret the present and plan for the future 1
 
 
The world in spatial terms
 
How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information   Search by How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information 2
 

The USGS Education Collection provides scientific data and activities about natural resources, natural hazards, geospatial data and issues that affect quality of life. As an outreach project, it provides access to online material and educational resources that may be useful to K-12 educators and college instructors. Many resources can be used directly in the classroom: lessons, labs, demonstrations or as resources for teacher education, curriculum development and for student research.

Collection is intended for: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14)

Try searching on these terms (type in keyword box): Educational theory and practice, Geology, Natural hazards, Earthquake, Tsunamis, Landslide, Volcano, Flood, Maps, Atlas, Satellite images.

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