Wednesday, January 14, 2015

The Water Cycle--New YouTube Video

Check out our latest YouTube video on the important methods this planet uses to recycle water.  Included are definitions of precipitation, condensation, evaporation, and runoff.  The video also discusses infiltration, groundwater, volcanoes, and more.  This brief video (without advertising) is perfect for students who want to learn about or review the steps of the water cycle.

Also, the following public domain charts from the United States Geological Survey (USGS) are useful for learning all the ways that earth recycles water.  Just click on the images to make them larger.  Which one is your favorite?

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Monday, January 5, 2015

January 2015 Newsletter

Our January 2015 Infotopia and Kidtopia Newsletter is now online.  Topics for this month include with a host of great free resources for teachers and students, a link to our new YouTube videos about the state of matter and changes in the states of matter, Kidtopia links to resources about people, January events, and resources about social issues such as gun violence, the death penalty, drugs, religion, and more.  

You can find our January 2015 Newsletter at