Educational Resources

Students looking at maps
© Bob Ridky, USGS

Earth Science Week 2016 will be celebrated October 9-15. Whether you’re an educator or a student, take advantage of a wealth of instructional and learning tools, from free online resources to posters, disks, and lesson plans:

For Teachers

For Students

Order a Toolkit

Classroom Activities

Premium Toolbox

Citizen Science

Resources in Spanish

Big Ideas Activities



Center for Geoscience and Society

Visualizing Earth Systems

Our Shared Geoheritage

Learning Activity Manuals