Earth Science Literacy Maps are a tool for teachers and students to find and explore Earth science concepts. The maps illustrate connections between concepts and how they build upon one another across grade levels.

Choose a map by clicking on a topic below:

These maps are produced by researchers from the University of Colorado Boulder and Digital Learning Sciences (DLS) and are based on the maps developed by Project 2061 at the American Association for the Advancement of Science and published in the Atlas of Science Literacy, Volumes 1 and 2 (2001 and 2007, AAAS Project 2061 and the National Science Teachers Association).

Send questions or feedback to: dlesesupport@ucar.edu