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Maps, factsheets, pamphlets and brochures on Maryland Geology; Location: Baltimore, MD
Resource Type: Online Outreach Programs, Outreach Programs
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Virtual tours of Maine's geology, fact sheets, maps; Location: Augusta, ME
Resource Type: Online Outreach Programs, Outreach Programs
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
A rainy day offers opportunities to explore creative pastimes and to appreciate the wonder of weather. A cumulative rhyme relating how a young African boy brought rain to the drought-stricken Kapiti Plain. LeVar talks about rainy day activities including an aerial chase of a thunderstorm and puddle...
Resource Type: Curricula and Instruction, Curriculum Materials
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4
Reading Rainbow episodes teach students the importance of their surroundings for a better appreciation for their environment. Reading Rainbow DVDs like Alejandro's Gift is no exception. In this episode, Alejandro learns the importance of water and how it impacts his environment. LeVar explains...
Resource Type: Curricula and Instruction, Curriculum Materials
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4
Weather affects all our lives; severe weather requires special precautions. A girl provides a lighthearted account of her family's adventure during the spring floods at her rural home. Floods are only one of the many types of severe weather described in this program. LeVar also talks about...
Resource Type: Curricula and Instruction, Curriculum Materials
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4
Mars Trek is an application that allows you to view imagery and perform analysis on data from the planet Mars.
Resource Type: Classroom Activities, Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
Grade 6-9 science teachers are invited to participate in a workshop focused on lunar science, exploration, and how our understanding of the Moon is growing and changing with new data from current and recent lunar missions. In-service and pre-service grade 6-9 science teachers are encouraged to...
Resource Type: Professional Resources, Teacher Professional Development
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Every year, we award a ¤10-000 prize to one outstanding K-12 teacher or school administrator, and also a ¤10-000 grant to the winner's school or district. Winners of the Escalante-Gradillas prize exemplify the commitment to learning, discipline, character-building, and...
Resource Type: Funding for Science Teachers, Professional Resources
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We offer local community development grants up to ¤10-000 to nonprofit organizations whose programs and missions support at least one of the Duke Energy Foundation's four investment priorities: education, economic and workforce development, environment and community impact....
Resource Type: Funding for Science Teachers, Professional Resources
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NASA uses robotic explorers to collect information about places where humans cannot travel. This classroom activity leads students to build and test a robotic-like hand.
Resource Type: Classroom Activities, Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5

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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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