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American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
Geoscientists are stewards or caretakers of Earth's resources and environment. They work to understand natural processes on Earth and other planets. Investigating the Earth, its soils, oceans, and atmosphere; forecasting the weather; developing land-use plans; exploring other planets and the...
Resource Type: Career Information, Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
American Chemical Society (ACS)
The American Chemical Society (ACS) awards this scholarship to working chemists pursuing a master's degree in education or certification as a chemistry or science teacher. Awardees receive up to ¤6,000 for full-time study or ¤3,000 for part-time study. Funds can be used...
Resource Type: Funding for Science Teachers, Professional Resources
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Discovery Education
Interactive video on weather patterns. Considers such features as air temperature, clouds, fronts, and thunderstorms.
Resource Type: Teaching Media, Videos or Animations
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
United States Geological Survey (USGS)
"Kilauea photos. USGS-HVO photos and videos are in the public domain and can be freely downloaded from the HVO website. Please credit """"U.S. Geological Survey"""" for any imagery used."
Resource Type: Image Collections, Teaching Media
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Bruce Museum
Treat yourself to a unique professional development opportunity at the Bruce Museum! Throughout the academic year, customized in-service sessions are offered at the Museum for teachers of all grade levels and disciplines. Participating schools work with the Manager of School and Community...
Resource Type: Professional Resources, Teacher Professional Development
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United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDANRCS)
The Whobuddies are six unique owl cartoon characters who really care about the environment. Each Whobuddy specializes on a particular resource: soil, water, air, animals, plants, and energy. Stories, videos, teaching resources, posters, and more are provided.
Resource Type: Curricula and Instruction, Curriculum Materials
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United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDANRCS)
The National Water and Climate Center administers the Snow Survey and Water Supply Forecasting Program and the Soil Climate Analysis Network and manages the Water and Climate Information System. All the data collected at the National Water and Climate Center are quality-controlled and placed in a...
Resource Type: Data Sets, Teaching Media
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United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDANRCS)
Through CEAP, USDA quantifies and reports on trends in conservation practices, and associated outcomes, over time. CEAP findings are used to guide conservation program development and support conservationists, agricultural producers, and partners in choosing the most effective conservation actions...
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United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDANRCS)
The Official Soil Series Descriptions (OSD) is a national collection of more than 20,000 detailed soil series descriptions. These official soil series descriptions are descriptions of the taxa in the series category of the national system of classification. They mainly serve as specifications for...
Resource Type: Data Sets, Teaching Media
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United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDANRCS)
Learn how to calculate a single point texture class based on percent sand, silt, and clay. Including the optional sand fractions will refine the calculation.
Resource Type: Classroom Activities, Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level: 10, 11, 12

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Education GeoSource compiles geoscience education resources from a variety of organizations, providing credible and accurate Earth and Space Science resources for all ages. Visitors have access to thousands of free resources, from lessons to outreach and teacher professional development, for use in classrooms, scout programs, or at home.

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