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The NASA Science Files: The Case of the Shaky Quake DLESE Reviewed Collection
In this episode, the tree house detectives are troubled by a strange tremor in the area, and they decide that they need to investigate earthquakes. They delve into geography, geology, and plate tectonics to discover why they're all shook up. The NASA SCIence Files- series introduces students in grades 3-5 to NASA and integrates mathematics, science, and technology through the use of Problem-Based Learning (PBL), scientific inquiry, and the scientific method. Length: 60:00.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Classroom activity
  • Visual:
    • Video
  • Physical object
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geophysics
    • Structural geology
  • Natural hazards
Technical requirements:
Flash player
Cost / Copyright:
There is a cost
This product is free and clear for general use.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-ESERevProd503
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contact: Shannon Sue