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Jewell Elementary: Mrs. Jane Williams — Geology, Rocks, Minerals, and Volcanoes, 4th Grade


Deschutes Public Library Online Resources


In the “Online Resources” section of the Deschutes Public Library website (www.deschuteslibrary.org/onlineresources), check out the databases in the Homework category! Use your library card (including Library Linx cards) to log in, or use them at a public library. Do a keyword search or browse the categories in these databases for magazine and journal articles covering your topic.



Library Books on Geology, Rocks, Minerals and Volcanoes


Most books on general geology will be found under the call number 550.

Most books on rocks and minerals will be found under the call numbers 549 and 552.

Most books on volcanoes will be found under the call number 551.21.



Websites


Volcano World
volcano.oregonstate.edu/
Oregon State provides up-to-date information on volcanoes

Global Volcanism Program
www.volcano.si.edu/index.cfm
The Smithsonian presents recent volcano information

Learn About Volcanoes- Q&A
vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Outreach/AboutVolcanoes/framework.html
U.S. Geological Survey provides information about volcanoes

Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument
www.fs.usda.gov/mountsthelens
The U.S. Forest Services’ website for Mount St. Helens

Volcano Explorer
kids.discovery.com/games/build-play/volcano-explorer
Discovery Kids presents information on volcanoes

Weather WhizKids Volcanoes
www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-volcano.htm

About.com Geology
geology.about.com/library/bl/images/blimageindex.htm
Geologic, rock, and mineral images

Geology.com: Geoscience News and Information
http://geology.com/
All things geology

Minerals for Kids
www.rocksforkids.com/RFK/identification.html
Identification and classification of minerals

Minerological Society of America presents Mineralogy 4 Kids
www.mineralogy4kids.org/
“The Best place to learn about rocks and minerals”

Kids Love Rocks
www.kidsloverocks.com/
A rock and mineral website for kids




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