Online Courses

Clay Mineralogy Resources at the University of Georgia

Lecture Notes for Clay Mineralogy University of Georgia, Prepared by Paul Schoeder

Clay Activities for Children

Clays in your House

Smectite products

Talc products

Kaolin products


Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology Class Materials

Frank Potter’s Science Gems Earth Science I K-12 Science Lesson Plans

International Union of Crystallography (IUCr) Teaching and Education in Crystallography

Teacher-developed resources to enhance every child’s skills:


Popular Geology Index for Scientists, Non-Scientists, Teachers, and Students Gibson Consulting (last update 2009)

Soils Online: Science of Soils (SOS)

Milwaukee Public Museum

The Virtual Geosciences Professor John Butler Site – All sorts of stuff here

Got a Question? Ask an Earth Scientist – University of Hawaii

Volcano world