Educational Resources for Teaching Petrology
This collection of internet resources is intended to help faculty in teaching or designing petrology courses. Many of the resources are lecture notes or PowerPoint presentations that are illustrated with useful diagrams, graphs and figures. There are also course syllabi, petrology projects, and on-line galleries of photomicrographs.
Suggest a URL of an internet resource for this collection. These links may not necessarily have instructional activities associated with them, but they could support teaching of igneous and metamorphic petrology. Examples may include links to government agencies, professional societies, institutions, and include images, maps, databases, tools and reports.
Subject: Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology
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Minerals by Chemical Composition part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Ultra-High-Pressure Experimentalist Who Studies the Deep Earth part of SERC Web Resource Collection
EarthRef: Website for Physical and Chemical Earth References part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Mineral Identification: The Beauty of Nature part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Interactive Rock Cycle Animation part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Igneous Rock Crystallization Animation part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Virtual Microscope for Earth Sciences part of SERC Web Resource Collection
Evidence for Fractionation of Quaternary Basalts on St. Paul Island, Alaska, with Implications for the Development of Shallow Magma Chambers beneath Bering Sea Volcanoes part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This paper discusses the composition of igneous rocks on St. Paul Island. Detailed information is provided about the geochemistry of extrusive igneous rocks on St. Paul.
Integrating undergraduate education and scientific discovery through field research in igneous petrology part of SERC Print Resource Collection
We recast a standard igneous petrology course at Fort Lewis College into a field-based, inquiry-driven research course focused on a specific field area, in this case the Tertiary volcanic complex at ...
Snake River Plain - Yellowstone Volcanic Province part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This is a fieldtrip guidebook to the Snake River Plain-Yellowstone volcanic province. This field trip was conceived as a way to introduce one of the major volcano-tectonic features of the North ...