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Junior Paleontologist Activity Book
June 13, 2013 | National Park Service

The National Park Service offers the “Junior Paleontologist” activity book for ages 5-12. You can download free printable copies from their website.

From the Earth Science Week Newsletter.


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Earth Science Week Contests
June 11, 2013 | EarthScience Week.org
Earth Science week for 2013 will be held on October 13-19 and the theme will be "Mapping Our World". They are having three contests... 1) Photography, "Mapping My Community", for US residents and AGI Affiliates. 2) Visual Arts, "Making Maps Through the Ages", for US students in grades K-5. 3) Essay Contest, "How Geoscientists Use Maps", for US students in grades 6-9. From the Earth Science Week Newsletter.

PRI Teaching Geology Guide
May 30, 2013 | Paleontological Research Institution
"The Paleontological Research Institution (PRI) [...] offers many education materials and opportunities for science teachers and students at all grade levels. Their online “Teacher Friendly Guide” gives brief geologic histories of every region of the United States. Also available online are photos and descriptions of the museum’s fossil collections." Quoted from the Earth Science Week Newsletter.

Earth Science Week April Newsletter
April 17, 2014 | Earth Science Week
The monthly newsletter for Earth Science Week is available. Don’t wait until fall to prepare for Earth Science Week 2014 (October 12-18)!


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