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USGS Education Collection

Total resources: 148

K-4
 
 
Unifying concepts and processes
 
Evidence, models, and explanation   Search by Evidence, models, and explanation 1
 
 
 
D - Earth and space science
 
Properties of earth materials   Search by Properties of earth materials 1
 
 
F - Science in personal / social perspectives
 
Changes in environments   Search by Changes in environments 1
 
 
G - History and nature of science
 
Science as a human endeavor   Search by Science as a human endeavor 1
 
 
5-8
 
 
Unifying concepts and processes
 
Change, constancy, and measurement   Search by Change, constancy, and measurement 1
Evidence, models, and explanation   Search by Evidence, models, and explanation 2
 
 
 
D - Earth and space science
 
Earth's history   Search by Earth 1
Structure of the earth system   Search by Structure of the earth system 1
 
 
E - Science and technology
 
Understandings about sci. / tech.   Search by Understandings about sci. / tech. 1
 
 
F - Science in personal / social perspectives
 
Personal health   Search by Personal health 1
Populations, resources, environments   Search by Populations, resources, environments 2
Risks and benefits   Search by Risks and benefits 1
Sci. / tech. in society   Search by Sci. / tech. in society 1
 
 
G - History and nature of science
 
Science as a human endeavor   Search by Science as a human endeavor 1
 
 
9-12
 
 
Unifying concepts and processes
 
Change, constancy, and measurement   Search by Change, constancy, and measurement 1
Evidence, models, and explanation   Search by Evidence, models, and explanation 2
 
 
 
D - Earth and space science
 
Energy in the earth system   Search by Energy in the earth system 1
Origin and evolution of the earth system   Search by Origin and evolution of the earth system 1
 
 
E - Science and technology
 
Understandings about science and technology   Search by Understandings about science and technology 1
 
 
F - Science in personal / social perspectives
 
Environmental quality   Search by Environmental quality 3
Natural resources   Search by Natural resources 3
 
 
G - History and nature of science
 
Nature of scientific knowledge   Search by Nature of scientific knowledge 1
 

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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