EarthCache for Teachers

Teachers explore 3.6 billion year old gneiss.
Rainbow Gneiss EarthCache
Rainbow Gneiss EarthCache

Rainbow Gneiss EarthCache, Teachers explore 3.6 billion year old gneiss on old village school grounds at Morton Outcrops Scientific Natural Area, Morton, MN.

EarthCache sites are a wonderful way to involve your students in field geology by

  • Visiting existing EarthCache site in the field
  • Researching sites and developing their own EarthCaches
  • Using the EarthCache database to study various aspects of geoscience (volcanoes, fossils, rock types, etc)
EarthCache Educators Guide

Download this FREE educators guide (PDF 3.8M) that gives you step-by-step lessons on how to use EarthCaches.