Mystery Science: Why is There Sand at the Beach?
Mystery Science

In this Mystery, students investigate the effects of rocks tumbling in a river.

Mystery Science: How Could You Survive a Landslide?
Mystery Science

In this Mystery, students will learn about the types, causes, and dangers of landslides.

DK Find Out! Rock Cycle
DK

The rock cycle is the long, slow journey of rocks down from the Earth’s surface and then back up again.

PBS Learning Media: Earth’s Ever-Changing Surface
PBS Learning Media

Explore geologic features through an interactive from NOVA’s Making North America in this lesson plan from WGBH.

Crash Course Kids: Weathering and Erosion - Episode 10.2
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina gives us a real world example of how the Hydrosphere and Geosphere affect each other in the form of Weathering and Erosion.

OLogy: What's the Big Idea about Water?
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

Water is a precious resource, and all things need water to survive.

National Park Service: Junior Ranger Online - Be a Virtual Junior Ranger
National Park Service

Participate in our six online activities to complete your Junior Ranger mission right from home and earn your virtual badge and certificate.

Siemens STEM Day: Shifting Shorelines
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will brainstorm why people live, work, and vacation by the shoreline.

Siemens STEM Day: Let's Get Carried Away!
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students use a stream table to model the processes of erosion and streambed formation.

Siemens STEM Day: Look Out Below!
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will create a model of a sloped hillside using sand and simulate conditions that can cause a landslide to occur.

Siemens STEM Day: Erosion Rates
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will learn how waves, wind, water and glaciers all break rock and soil into smaller particles and move them around.

Siemens STEM Day: Going With The Flow
Siemens STEM Day

In this activity, students will gain an understanding of the value of using a scale model and the effect of water speed on erosion rate and stream formation.