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Welcome to our library of additional resources! These videos and activities are excellent resources to enhance your teaching of concepts in the geosciences.

Great intro video about the story of life on earth in relation to the Geologic Time Scale. (12 mins)
Understanding the water cycle and freshwater sustainability. A self-guided online lesson for students to do in class or on their own time. (30 mins)
Students use cardboard models to depict different types of faulting and learn about how these faults can create earthquakes. (45 mins)
Learn how NASA studies rocks on Earth and other planets, then match images of "rocks" made of candy bars with their correct descriptions. Activity developed by Jet Propulsion Laboratory (https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/edu/teach)
Learn about rocks and meteorites by making observations and taking notes of candy with different characteristics. Activity developed by Jet Propulsion Laboratory (https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/edu/teach)
Using satellite and rover images to learn about minerology on the surface of Mars, and apply this knowledge to create relief maps of Mars. Activity developed by Jet Propulsion Laboratory (https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/edu/teach)