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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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Virtual Dating

This activity models the theory and processes of radiometric age-dating of rocks. Also included is a C-14 age-dating option... see more
Material Type: Simulation
Author: Gary Novak
Date Added: Jun 22, 1999 Date Modified: Feb 07, 2012
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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
Material Type: Presentation
Author: schooltube.com
Date Added: Sep 14, 2009 Date Modified: Feb 23, 2011
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A plate tectonics puzzle

Activity that helps illustrate plate tectonics. Students cut out plate boundaries & use fossil evidence to show how &... see more
Material Type: Tutorial
Author: Frank Garcia
Date Added: Jan 26, 2009 Date Modified: Feb 16, 2014
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Atlas of Igneous and Metamorphic Rocks, Minerals, and Textures

According to Textbook Revolution, a student-run site “dedicated to increasing the use of free educational materials by... see more
Material Type: Collection
Author: Allen Glazner
Date Added: Apr 08, 2010 Date Modified: Sep 21, 2013
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Being P-Waves and S-Waves

Teach students about P-waves and S-waves by having them model them with their own bodies.
Material Type: Assignment
Author: Michelle Hall-Wallace
Date Added: Sep 17, 2010 Date Modified: Nov 29, 2012
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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
Material Type: Presentation
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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Cascade Volcanoes Classroom Project

A fun and easy way for students to learn about the volcanism on the West Coast. Students cut out and place in order the... see more
Material Type: Assignment
Author: Lyn Topinka
Date Added: Aug 04, 2009 Date Modified: Sep 29, 2013
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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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Contouring and Topo Maps

exercise ideas for teaching all grade levels the basics of contouring and topo maps. This seems to be a harder topic for kids... see more
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Author: Lorraine Remer
Date Added: May 04, 2011 Date Modified: May 04, 2011
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