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Rapid Changes in Earth's Surface- A Model Third Grade Guided Inquiry Unit: Earthquakes


Shattering Earthquakes

Spilsbury, Louise, and Richard Spilsbury. Shattering Earthquakes. Chicago: Heinemann Library, 2010. Web.

Earthquakes eBook

Gray-Wilburn, Renee. Earthquakes! North Mankato: Capstone, 2012. Web.

Digital Resource Articles

Earthquakes” Science. Capstone, 2018. Web. 15 Oct 2018 


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"Earthquake." Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 11 Aug. 2018. Web. 15 Oct. 2018.


"Sismo." Britannica Escolar, Encyclopædia Britannica, 11 ago. 2018. 15 Oct. 2018.


Terremoto (Lista de recursos de español)


American Red Cross

"Earthquake Preparedness & Safety." American Red Cross, 2014. Web. 15 Oct. 2018.


"Weather Watch: Earthquakes." | Online Activities: Weather Watch. Web. 15 Oct. 2018.


Wicker, Crystal. "Earthquakes." Weather Wiz Kids: Weather Information for Kids. Web. 15 Oct. 2018.


FEMA website

"Earthquakes." Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), 27 Aug. 2014. Web. 15 Oct. 2018.



Earthquake Proof video

Earthquake Proof.” Discovery Education, Discovery Education, 2005. Web. 15 Oct. 2018.

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Earthquakes. FWD Media. BrainPOP. Web. 15 Oct. 2018. 

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"Illustration of an Earthquake." Kids InfoBits, Gale, a Cengage Company, 2014. Kids InfoBits, Accessed 15 Oct. 2018.

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