Kid Zone-Links for Kids

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Kids GeoZone 

Links for Kids

Geologic Glossary

animal

Dinosaurs

The Dinosauria-Truth is Stranger than Fiction-UC Berkeley
http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/diapsids/dinosaur.html

Dinosaur Fossils-Enchanted Learning
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/dinosaurs/dinofossils/Fossiltypes.html

The Science Spot Kids Zone-Dinosaur and Fossil Links
http://sciencespot.net

Dinosaur Dig-San Diego Natural History Museum
http://www.sdnhm.org/exhibitions/fossil-mysteries/

University of California Museum of Paleontology
http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu

BLM Colorado Kids Connection-Set in Stone
http://www.www.blm.gov/learn/kids

 

Fossils/Paleontology

Finding Fossils-San Diego Natural History Museum
http://www.sdnhm.org

La Brea Tar Pits
http://tarpits.org/la-brea-tar-pits


Earthquakes/Volcanoes/Hazards

Earthquakes - Ready.gov for Kids
http://www.ready.gov/kids/know-the-facts/earthquakes

Earthquakes for Kids
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/learn/kids/

Earthquakes - Kid Cosmos
http://www.kidscosmos.org/kid-stuff/kids-earthquakes.html

Earthquakes
http://http://resilience.abag.ca.gov/earthquakes/

Plate Tectonics
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/astronomy/planets/earth/Continents.shtml

Volcanoe Games - Oregon State University
http://volcano.oregonstate.edu/volcano-games

Volcanoes - Ready.gov for Kids
http://www.ready.gov/kids/know-the-facts/volcano

Kid Tour of Mars - Volcanoes - Kid Cosmos
http://http://www.kidscosmos.org/mars/kids/kids_volcanoes.php

Virtual Volcano Field Trips - Oregon State University
http://volcano.oregonstate.edu/fieldtrips

Tsunami!
http://earthweb.ess.washington.edu/tsunami/

 

Geology/Geography

California GeoTour-Virtual Field Trips Exploring California's Geology
http://www.consrv.ca.gov/cgs/geotour/index.htm

Geologic Cookbook, Kentucky Geological Survey
http://www.uky.edu/KGS/education/cookbook.html

Complete Guide to Earth Science
http://www.thoughtco.com/geology-basics-4133563.htm

National Geographic Kids
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/kids/index.html

Geologic Time Scale-Enchanted Learning
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/Geologictime.html

Geothermal Energy

California Division of Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Resources
http://www.consrv.ca.gov/dog/kids_teachers/index.htm

Mineralogy and Mining/Rockhound Info

Minerals and Gems - San Diego Natural History Museum
http://www.sdnhm.org/science/mineralogy/

Minerals by Name
http://www.galleries.com/Minerals

Mineralogy for Kids - Mineralogical Society of America
http://www.mineralogy4kids.org/

Kens Fluorescent Minerals
http://users.rcn.com/kenx/

Mineralogy Database
http://webmineral.com

Pebble Pups Area - American Federation of Mineralogical Societies
http://www.amfed.org/kids.htm

Rocks for Kids
http://www.rocksforkids.com/RFK/identification.html

Smithsonian Institute - Rocks and Core Collections
http://mineralsciences.si.edu/collections/rock_ore.htm

Other/General

American Library Associations Great Web Sites for Kids
http://gws.ala.org/

Enchanted Learning
http://www.enchantedlearning.com/siteindex.shtml

Caves-United State Show Caves Directory
http://www.goodearthgraphics.com/showcave.html

BLM Kids
http://www.blm.gov/learn/kids