Find a
Resource
Select grade level(s) Select resource type(s) Select collection(s) Select standard(s) Skip navigation Digital Library for Earth System Education
Digital Library for Earth System Education
Search tips
Results 1 - 3 of 3
Comment on this resource
In this activity, students use laboratory equipment to construct a working simulation of a geyser. When the water is heated to its boiling point, the 'geyser' erupts, spewing its contents, and the cycle starts again. They can observe what happens as the water heats and boils, determine how many cycles will occur before the temperature difference between the water in the flask and the water in the ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Lab activity
Subject: Geology, Hydrology
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
Earthquake Education Environment    Browse collection
Comment on this resource
This reference helps distinguish the relationships between water movement and erosion, deposition, and transportation of sediment particles. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), Informal, General public
Resource type: Classroom activity, Lab activity, Guide for instructor
Subject: Environmental science, Geology, Hydrology
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
Earthquake Education Environment    Browse collection
Comment on this resource
This set of guides covers the geology, seismology, hydrology, and physical geography of the San Andreas Fault in the area of Wallace Creek in San Luis Obispo County, California. Materials available here include a downloadable trail guide for Wallace Creek; an interactive guide with information on the earthquakes, the fault, and plate tectonics; a downloadable guide from the Geologic Society of America ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), General public
Resource type: Field activity, Guide for field trip, Guide for instructor, Module / Unit, Map, Ref. material
Subject: Physical geography, Geology, Geophysics, Structural geology, Hydrology, Natural hazards
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Educational standards associated with this resource:
National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards: Read
Comments and Teaching Tips
Read (1)
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
Earthquake Education Environment    Browse collection
DLESE Community Collection (DCC)     Browse collection