Caves for Kids

         

Caves from National Geographic - https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/earth/surface-of-the-earth/caves/

Cool Kid Facts -  https://www.coolkidfacts.com/caves/

 Journey Into Amazing Caves http://amazingcaves.com/

Science For Kids - http://www.scienceforkidsclub.com/caves.html

The Virtual Cave types of caves, formations, pictures
  http://www.goodearthgraphics.com/virtcave/

Caves are Mysterious - https://easyscienceforkids.com/all-about-caves/

Cave of the Winds (CO) learning activities, vocab, how to make stalagmites
  http://caveofthewinds.com/more-to-explore/educators/earth-sciences-curriculum

Exploring Caves USGS - https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70043840

Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cave

Cave Pictures http://classroomclipart.com/cgi-bin/kids/imageFolio.cgi?direct=Geography/Caves

The Cave of Lascaux - http://www.lascaux.culture.fr/#/en/00.xml


Missouri cave

Carlsbad Caverns http://www.nps.gov/cave/

Howe Caverns, NY - https://howecaverns.com/science/

Luray Caverns in Virginia
http://www.luraycaverns.com/

Mammoth Cave, KY animals, plants, natural features, ecosystems
    
http://www.nps.gov/maca/
    https://www.nps.gov/maca/learn/nature/index.htm
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mammoth_Cave_National_Park
    http://www.mammothcave.com/

   
Photos - http://www.nps.gov/maca/photosmultimedia/photogallery.htm
   
Multimedia - http://www.nps.gov/maca/photosmultimedia/multimedia.htm

Missouri Speleological Survey - https://www.mospeleo.org/education

Caving Canada http://www.cancaver.ca/


Mammoth Cave

Lesson Plans about caves - https://caveslive.org/teachers/lesson-plans
                           http://teacher.scholastic.com/lessonrepro/lessonplans/theme/caves01.htm
                           https://cavecurriculum.weebly.com/lesson-plans.html
                           https://cavern.com/Learn/teachers.asp
                           https://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/cre8time/cave-art-prehistoric.shtml

Curriculum Guides for K-3, 4-5, 6-8 and Paleontology
   http://www.nps.gov/maca/forteachers/curriculummaterials.htm

NPS Cave Links https://www.nps.gov/cave/learn/nature/cave_educational_resources.htm#CP_JUMP_229827

Caves for Teachers and Kids http://www.42explore.com/caves.htm

Educational Resources about Karst - http://nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/karst/
                                    http://karstwaters.org/educational-resources/
                                    http://geomaps.wr.usgs.gov/parks/cave/karst.html

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This page was developed by Kathi Mitchell
and was last updated on February 12, 2019
 

 

Graphics:
http://www.cancaver.ca/scrpbk/pretties/iron2.htm

http://www.umsl.edu/~joellaws/ozark_caving/springs/snakepit.jpg
http://www.umsl.edu/~joellaws/ozark_caving/springs/jspring.html