Developed in partnership with the National Geographic Society, NOAA, the Smithsonian Institution, and the U.S. Department of Energy, this fascinating curriculum takes students on a journey to examine the depth of geologic forces at work on our planet with interactive games, educational videos, and engaging scientific concepts.
Throughout the Tectonic Fury curriculum, students work alongside leading researchers, geologists, and ecologists to investigate Earth’s icy peaks, liquid metal core, and strange and beautiful landforms. Scientists explain key geological concepts such as rocks and minerals, the rock cycle, weathering and erosion, soil, Earth’s history, fossils, plate tectonics, earthquakes, and volcanoes in an engaging and exciting format.
Appropriate Grade Levels:
Innovatively designed to be appropriate for upper elementary, middle school, and high school levels. Rigorously aligned to national and state science standards as well as mathematics, social studies, and English language arts standards, and national curriculum standards including NCTM, IB, and ISTE.