WEATHER BLENDSPACE (GRADES 6-8)

OCEAN CURRENTS BLENDSPACE

REGENTS EARTH SCIENCE SITE FROM HOMMOCKS MIDDLE SCHOOL

THE HABITABLE PLANET

EARTH SCIENCE SIMULATIONS

EARTH SCIENCE RESOURCES

A JOURNEY THROUGH CLIMATE HISTORY

EXPLORING THE SOLAR SYSTEM Students will create a proposal for a trip to an assigned planet. They will do research and create an argument for or against planning a trip to the planet.

HOW DO AVALANCHES FORM 4 minute video

USGS EDUCATION PAGE Great site for Geology and Earth Science resources

DIAGRAM OF A LUNAR ECLIPSE

DIAGRAM OF A SOLAR ECLIPSE

STRUCTURE OF A VOLCANO

LABEL THE ROCK CYCLE

DIAGRAM OF THE WATER CYCLE

3D TOAD GEOLOGY

3D TOAD FOSSILS

EARTH LIKE A PUZZLE A study of plate tectonics

SEISMIC WAVES

VIRTUAL COURSEWARE: EARTHQUAKE

EARTH FORCE

FORCES OF NATURE

MUSICAL PLATES

SEISMIC WAVES

EARTHQUAKE VIDEOS

DISCOVERING PLATE BOUNDARIES

PLATE TECTONICS

VOLCANO EXPEDITION

THE POWER OF FIRE

OBSERVE AN ANIMATION OF VOLCANIC ISLANDS FORMING

OBSERVE AN ANIMATION OF VOLCANISM

EXAMINE VIDEO CLIPS OF ERUPTED MATERIALS

OBSERVE AN ANIMATION OF VOLCANISM AT AT SUBDUCTION ZONE

THE SEA WE'VE HARDLY SEEN Melissa Garren on TED Talks

SIMULATION OF MARS LANDING

PLANET QUEST A TIMELINE OF SPACE EXPLORATION

AN INFOGRAPHIC BREAKDOWN OF THE WORLD'S GREENEST CITIES

CURRIKI EARTH SYSTEMS SCIENCE LESSON

VOLCANO EXPLORER

DYNAMIC EARTH INTERACTIVE

CHRONOPTICON Explore connections between the earth’s movement and the passage of time as you manipulate the movement of the earth and moon and predict moon phases and seasonal constellations.

THE DRAKE EQUATION This online interactive allows you to form and test a hypothesis about life in other galaxies and compare your ideas to those of others.

MASTER MINES What treasures hide beneath your feet? Through this game, you can travel around the Americas to various mines, investigating rare caverns and caves. Take your findings back to the lab where you can identify your mysterious crystals!


LANDFORM DETECTIVES This game provides a fascinating trip through the amazing processes of geology. Look at mountains, valleys, and rivers in a whole new way as you solve the puzzle of how they got to be that way, and think about how long it took to happen.

WORLDWIDE TELESCOPE Turn your computer into the world's most powerful telescope

CRASH COURSE ECOLOGY VIDEOS Be sure to preview these videos before showing your class


THE SCALE OF THE UNIVERSE 2 Features a huge selection of objects in the universe that are arranged according to size and scale

MAGNIFYING THE UNIVERSE allows you to see the size of atoms, animals, buildings, mountains, planets, stars, and galaxies in relation to other objects in the universe.

THE AMAZING ZOOMABLE UNIVERSE

CLIMATE COMMONS A map of climate change stories from around the world

SIZZLING SPACE SITES

TED ED VIDEOS

TED ED VIDEOS EARTH SCIENCE


ENERCITIES Build your own sustainable cities