Resources for Teachers

National Science Teaching Association National Conference 2020

See below for classroom activities and other education resources being featured at the NSTA National Conference, April 2020.

Online Resources

Explore our Resources for Teachers homepage - search by grade level and topic to find tons of lesson plans, activities, and multimedia to use with your students!

Check out our new Learn from Home website, updated weekly through spring 2020.

Water Science for Schools 


Handouts and Activities for the Classroom 

Download handouts and activities normally available at our NSTA booth!

Start with our most popular online resource for teachers: 

Find out how to obtain paper maps and other resources for your classroom from the USGS store at discounted proces for educators: 

Other frequently requested classroom activites and popular items:  

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Popular Publications

Geologic Time Scale Bookmark   *Recently updated!

This Dynamic Earth and Teaching Companion: This Dynamic Planet

Tapestry of Time and Terrain