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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
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Author: Annenberg/CPB
Date Added: Sep 29, 2004 Date Modified: Mar 04, 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
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Author: Kare Kullerud and Oivind Dokken
Date Added: Oct 26, 2012 Date Modified: Feb 27, 2014
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Standing up to Earthquakes

Start the lesson or unit with some great animations explaining earthquakes, from PBS Savage Earth series, online. After... see more
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Author: Julie Baker
Date Added: Jun 22, 2005 Date Modified: Dec 14, 2013
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A Dr. Loopy short: Rock Cycle experiment

A "Bill Nye" style demo on explaining the rock cycle using crayons, very cute and students could possibly do the experiement... see more
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Author: schooltube.com
Date Added: Sep 14, 2009 Date Modified: Feb 23, 2011
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California's Landscape Short Course

This website contains short courses in Earth Science that are based on California Science state standards from 6th to 9th... see more
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Author: Richard Sedlock, Leslie Gordon, Lisa White, Ellen Metzger, Lind Gee, Judy Scotchmoor, Carol Tang
Date Added: Sep 17, 2008 Date Modified: Feb 19, 2012
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CONTINENTAL DRIFT, SEA-FLOOR SPREADING, AND PLATE TECTONICS

Solid set of notes that clearly explain the ideas and theories behind plate tectonics.
Material Type: Presentation
Author: Rita Haberlin
Date Added: Feb 28, 2009 Date Modified: Mar 05, 2014
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Crewes Plate Tectonics STAIR

This is a STAIR model for review purposes of Plate Tectonics.  Topics include Continental Drift, Seafloor Sreading,... see more
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Author: David Crewes
Date Added: May 01, 2011 Date Modified: Sep 27, 2012
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Explaining the San Andreas Fault and Related Plate Activities

This site has a short explanation about the San Andreas Fault and expands on the information through links to other related... see more
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Author: Robert Nemiroff
Date Added: Jun 27, 2005 Date Modified: Sep 27, 2012
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Mapping Plate Boundaries

This is a site that incorporates using longitude and latitude to plot geologic hazards. Earthquakes and volcanoes are... see more
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Author: Rurik Johnson (Plymouth Middle School)
Date Added: Jun 23, 2005 Date Modified: Sep 27, 2012
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The Rock Cycle

This is a powerpoint on the rock cycle and the three types of rocks, sedimentary, igneous, and metamorphic.
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Author: Sarah Barnes
Date Added: Jul 19, 2011 Date Modified: Mar 25, 2014
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