Earth Science Resources
I hope that you have enjoyed earth science week here at The Homeschool Scientist. My goal was to bring the often overshadowed study of earth science to your attention and give you some resources to help you learn more.
Thank you to Myrna Martin of Ring Of Fire Science for sharing her love of earth science in Monday’s interview.
Thanks to Awesome Science and Master Books for providing an Awesome Science DVD for the giveaway post on Tuesday.
More Earth Science Resources
Here are some earth science resources I have found around the web. Enjoy!
10 Creative Ways To Study Rocks
HUGE list of Earth Science links for homeschoolers
Rocks for Kids – Lots of rocks and minerals information. This could be used as a rocks and minerals curriculum.
Nature Guide to Rocks and Minerals – I love guide books! They are a necessity for any study!
GeoCentral Excavation Dig Kit – Allows kids to dig through 3 layers of earth to try and find 12 different minerals
Great interactive video from the BBC on types of rocks and how they are formed
Kid friendly Earth Science Information and projects from the American Museum of Natural History
Crystal Mining Kit and Rocks and Minerals of the US samples from Heath Scientific
CurrClick – Lots of great rock unit studies and printable rock and mineral study resources
Christian Kids Explore Earth and Space Curriculum from Bright Ideas Press and their Earth and Space Pinterest board.
The Homeschool Scientist’s Earth Science Pinterest Board