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Background or Report Resources for Teachers and Students

Stone Mountain Formation

Stone Mountain Geology

Earth Systems Information from Georgia Perimeter College -
(high school level information on rocks, minerals, rock cycle, weathering, soil, constructive and destructive forces, stone mountain formation)


Igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks

Rock Outcrop Information

Earth Science Educaiton Series (SC DNR)

Plate Tectonics


Igneous Rock Identification (Cal-Poly Pomona)        

Geology of Georgia (from UGA)

Weathering (Unviersity of Wisconsin)

Weathering (Georgia Perimeter College)

Stone Mountain History

"The Battle for Georgia - a History of The Civil War in Georgia”
A 24 Minute educational documentary. This video can now be viewed through Georgia Public Broadcasting. The URL for this video is mms://mediam1.gpb.org/gpb-tv/2008/GPB-TV_BattleForGeorgia_HistoryofCivilWar.wmv
(If the link does not work please copy  and paste it to your browser to view the video)

It is also available on the GPB digital library at http://www.gpb.org/digitallibrary

Stone Mountain Quarry History

Stone Quarries and Beyond: Quarries - Quarry Workers - Stone Cutters & Stone Carvers -                                        Historical Dealers of Stone & the Finished Products


Plants and Animals of Stone Mountain

UGA - Museum of Natural History
- Animal Classification, Regions of Georgia, Amphibian and Reptile information, Native species

Clam Shrimp


Poisonous plants

Posters - How to get free posters from DNR and USGS, plus low cost or printable pdfs from NASA and USGS.

NSTA Science Class: Middle School Edition
February 2011
On the Web: Earth Science