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USGS Learning Web
Natural science site from the U.S. Geological Survey.
Grade Level: K-2, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12


The Learning Web is a showcase of selected USGS educational resources for K-12 teachers, students, and explorers of all ages.
The site is simple, with more text than graphics. Links are listed on the main page.

This site is packed with resources for K-12 teachers and students as well as anyone curious about natural science. Teachers will find loads of lesson plans and activities for a wide range of grade levels. Lesson plans are organized by grade level and include background information, classroom activities, materials, and extensions. Students will enjoy the educational videos and animations. To satisfy the explorer's curiosity, research tools are available, including maps, fact sheets, information on careers in science, and the opportunity to email a geologist with your questions.


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