Educational Resources

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

eGuide to Paleoclimates

Stratigraphy Exercises

Sequence Stratigraphy (Grades 13 and up) University of South Carolina Department of Geology

Chronostratigraphy (Grades 13 and up) University of South Carolina Department of Geology

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

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

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

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)

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)

Dating techniques for archaeological materials Minnesota State University, Mankato (Grades 13-16)

All Things Cretaceous A Digital Resource Collection for Teaching and Learning