Resources for Teacher

School Yard Geology

Wish you could take more field trips? You can! Your own schoolyard is filled with great geologic features! This website is filled with activities and examples of what to look for to turn your schoolyard into a rich geologic experience.

Lesson 1

Activity Instructions, Acrobat PDF [488 K]

Lesson 2

Activity Instructions, Acrobat PDF [912 K]

Rock Stories:

Rock Description Table with Student Instructions:

Lesson 3

Activity Instructions, Acrobat PDF [1.8 MB]

GeoSleuth Presentation: