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K-5 Geosource
This portal, published by the American Geological Institute, features Earth science content, activities, and services for primary and secondary educators. There is content on fossils, weather and climate, including animation clips; hands-on investigations; virtual field trips, and ideas for science fair projects. There are also links to a variety of professional development materials, including assessment strategies, scoring rubrics, grading tools, and peer review sheets; training opportunities and online courses; links to additional resources; and links to research on student learning and achievement, innovative and proven educational techniques, and other Earth science issues.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Primary (K-2)
  • Intermediate (3-5)
Type of resource:
  • Portal:
    • Educational
  • Atmospheric science
  • Educational theory and practice
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geologic time
    • Geology
    • Geophysics
    • Mineralogy or petrology
    • Paleontology
Technical requirements:
Some documents require Adobe Acrobat reader
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2006, American Geological Institute. All rights reserved.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-009-596
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: American Geological Institute (AGI)
Geoscience Education

Contact: Laura Middaugh
American Geological Institute (AGI)