Rocks, Gems & Minerals -- From the DesertUSA website

Rock Cycle

Interactive Rock Cycle

Rock Hounds

Volcano World

Rocks and Soils

The Rock Cycle

Rocks for Kids

Interactive Volcano



Mineral and Gemstone Kingdom

Mineral Matters

Rocks, Gems & Minerals -- From the DesertUSA website

Minerals by Name -- Find Minerals by name or type

Mineral Information Institute -- Good student and teacher information

Mineralogy Database -- Good photos, lots of information


Rocks and Soils

The Dirt on Soil -- From Discovery Education

NRCS Soils -- Detailed soil information from the USDA

Dirtmeister's Science Reporters -- From Scholastic




Introduction to Erosion -- From Geology for Kids 

What is Erosion -- Video from Brain POP

Break It Down -- From Geography4Kids

Wind Erosion

Beach Erosion -- Includes an interesting QT video showing erosion

Erosion and It's Effect -- The effects of deforestation