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Essential Science: Earth and Space Science

The Essential Science for Teachers courses are designed to help k - 6 teachers gain an understanding of some of the bedrock... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Annenberg/CPB
Date Added: Sep 29, 2004 Date Modified: Jun 11, 2014
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Virtual Earthquake

Virtual Earthquake is an interactive Web-based activity designed to introduce you to the concepts of how an earthquake... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Gary Novak
Date Added: Sep 16, 1998 Date Modified: Jun 11, 2014
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Fault Animations

A website which allows students to visualize the different faults.
Material Type: Animation
Author: Unknown
Date Added: Sep 12, 2007 Date Modified: Nov 21, 2014
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The Driving Forces Behind Plate Tectonics and The Three Types of Plate Boundaries

An animated, video, html, lesson about plate tectonics that includes Wegner's hypothesis, the Theory, the driving forces, the... see more
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Kare Kullerud and Oivind Dokken
Date Added: Oct 26, 2012 Date Modified: Jun 11, 2014
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Earthquake

Interactive simulation that allows students to learn the principles behind the determiniation of the epicenter and Richter... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Robert Desharnais
Date Added: Jun 12, 2003 Date Modified: Jun 11, 2014
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hot spots and mantle plumes

This site has six activities that use the hot spot in the pacific ocean that forms the hawaiian island arc. rates and... see more
Material Type: Reference Material
Author: Hawaii natural history association
Date Added: Jun 27, 2005 Date Modified: Sep 27, 2012
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Pangaea Zoo School.com (Animation of break up, model of Earth's layers, and models of plate boundaries)

Animation of the break up of Pangaea,Earth's crust, plate boundaries (types). CA Earth Science Standard # 3a.
Material Type: Quiz/Test
Author: zoo school.com
Date Added: Jun 24, 2005 Date Modified: Sep 21, 2013
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Plate Tectonics

Be a Mountain Maker and an Earth Shaker. Site allows you to see and make it happen. Includes seafloor spreading, and... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: Unknown
Date Added: Jun 24, 2005 Date Modified: Oct 03, 2013
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Types of faults: Animations of fault motion

Short animations that show the direction in which the force is applied to form each type of fault. Hanging wall and foot... see more
Material Type: Animation
Author: McDougal Littell
Date Added: Jun 24, 2005 Date Modified: Sep 21, 2013
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California Geology

An online course on California Geology. Starts with some basic geology then presents specific geology found in california.
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Kelly Bovard \& Kevin Cole
Date Added: Sep 26, 2005 Date Modified: May 27, 2014
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