Educational Resources (K-12)

Joint Oceanographic Institutions Education

www.joilearning.org- Opportunities and resources related to ocean drilling for teachers

History of the Earth Poster

International Stratigraphic Commission-CHRONOS poster with 2004 Geologic Time Scale and Tower of Time graphics [download 1.9 Mb]

Digital Library for Earth System Education

Stratigraphy Exercises

Correlation and Strata: Findasaurus Museum of Paleontology, University of California, Berkeley (Grades K-8)

What stories do rocks tell?" TERC (Grades 6-14)

How did the layers of the Grand Canyon form? TERC (Grades 6-14)

Determining Age of Rocks and Fossils Museum of Paleontology, University of California, Berkeley (Grades 9-12)

Understanding Geologic Time

History and development of the Geologic Timescale Why is it needed? University of California, Berkeley Museum of Paleontology

GEOTIME a Smithsonian Institution's web resource on geologic time

Life has a History Museum of Paleontology, University of California, Berkeley (Grades K-12)

Geologic Time Scale Enchanted Learning (Grades K-12)

Who's on First: A Relative Dating Activity Museum of Paleontology, University of California, Berkeley (Grades 6-12)

Sequencing Time Museum of Paleontology, University of California, Berkeley (Grades 6-8)

The Essential Guide to Rocks - Interactive Time Line and animations British Broadcasting Corporation (Grades 6-12)

How do Trees Record Time? TERC (Grades 6-14)

How has Life Changed over Geologic Time? TERC (Grades 6-14)

Where and when did Dinosaurs live? TERC (Grades 6-14)

What caused the mass extinction that is recorded at the K/T boundary? TERC (Grades 6-14)

Understanding Geologic Time University of California, Berkeley Museum of Paleontology (Grades 6-18)

Relative dating in Archaeology Smithsonian Institution (Grades 9-12)

Radioactive decay College of Mines and Earth Sciences, University of Utah (Grades 9-16)

Virtual Dating California State University at Los Angeles (Grades 9-16)

All Things Cretaceous A Digital Resource Collection for Teaching and Learning