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Web Resources - Geology
- Ask a Geologist
Do you have a question about volcanoes, earthquakes, mountains, rocks, maps, ground water, lakes, or rivers? Email your earth science questions.
- Earth: Our World in Motion
Fun activities to learn our Earth.
Information on Earth Sciences that include Earth's structure, atmosphere, hydrosphere, and biosphere.
- The Geological Society of America
Lesson plans and resources for K-12 earth science.
- Just for Kids - Soil Biological Communities
Fun activities and information to learn about soil.
- Mineralogy 4 Kids
Learn about rocks and minerals.
- NOVA Online Classroom Activity -- The Day the Earth Shook
Information about some architectural features that work and those that don't during an earthquake.
- OneGeology Kids
Investigate what geology is all about, from dinosaurs and volcanoes to water and energy.
- PBS LearningMedia
Provides educators of all grade levels with access to tens of thousands of classroom-ready, digital resources including videos, games, audio clips, photos, lesson plans, and more!
- The Rock Cycle
Fun activities to learn about rocks.
- Volcano World
Everything you need to know about volcanoes.
- Faultline: Seismic Science at the Epicenter
Contains information on earthquake engineering, how and why earthquakes happen, and the history of the Loma Prieta Earthquake and the "Great Shake" of 1906 in California.
- The Great 1906 Earthquake And Fire
The San Francisco earthquake -- that occurred 100 years ago on April 18, 1906 -- ranks as one of the most significant earthquakes of all time. Today, its importance comes more from the wealth of scientific knowledge derived from it than from its sheer size.
- USGS Earthquake Hazards Program » Learning & Education
Features earthquake facts, earthquakes for kids, photo collections, preparedness & response, earthquake history, and visual earthquake glossary.