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USGS Education Collection

Total resources: 151

For the classroom
Classroom activity   Search by Classroom activity 4
Computer activity   Search by Computer activity 6
Lab activity   Search by Lab activity 1
Field trip - virtual   Search by Field trip - virtual 9
Guide for field trip   Search by Guide for field trip 1
Guide for instructor   Search by Guide for instructor 2
Lesson plan   Search by Lesson plan 6
Module / Unit   Search by Module / Unit 4
Presentation / Demo   Search by Presentation / Demo 1
Tutorial   Search by Tutorial 1
Illustration - artistic   Search by Illustration - artistic 1
Illustration - scientific   Search by Illustration - scientific 19
Imagery - remotely sensed   Search by Imagery - remotely sensed 5
Map   Search by Map 34
Photograph   Search by Photograph 16
Visualization - scientific   Search by Visualization - scientific 2
Glossary   Search by Glossary 2
Index / Bibliography   Search by Index / Bibliography 2
Ref. material   Search by Ref. material 38
Book   Search by Book 2
Journal article   Search by Journal article 1
Report   Search by Report 16
Educational   Search by Educational 3
Government   Search by Government 57
Ask an expert   Search by Ask an expert 2
Clearinghouse   Search by Clearinghouse 1
Search engine   Search by Search engine 1
In-situ   Search by In-situ 9
Modeled   Search by Modeled 7
Remotely sensed   Search by Remotely sensed 5

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.

Collection Scope and Policy Statement
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