Many different groups have developed curriculum-based educational programs
and web sites geared towards various educational levels. I have divided the
links into general categories to help make your search easier.
Please let me know here if any of the links are broken or if there are any
that should be added.
General Educational Resources
National Speleological Society Education Division
Project Underground is a source of interdisciplinary instructional
activities, and its staff conducts workshops and in-service training programs.
These materials and workshops are designed for classroom teachers, cavern, park,
museum, and nature center staff, or any youth-oriented group leaders.
National Park Service Cave and Karst Knowledge
American Cave Conservation Association Inc.
Bat Conservation International
Colorado Grotto Education page
Indiana Karst Conservancy
The Karst Waters Institute
Southeastern Cave Conservancy Inc
Ball State Electronic Field Trip Exploring
the Underground Plumbing System at Carlsbad Caverns. Includes interactive cave
exploring game, video broadcasts, and other information.
Wind Cave National Park Environmental Education
Cave resources at the Park for grades 1-8.
Electronic Field Trip (Grade 6) to Pictograph
Cave State Park
Various games and activities related to the bat.
The National Park Service Park Geology
US Geological Society Teacher K-3 Packet on
Water Cycle Activities
"Water's Journey"- An expedition in
Florida that shows how what we do affects what we drink. Has lessons you can
download for elementary students
Resources & K-12 Lessons from "A Window into
The Adventures of Echo the Bat: remote sensing, food chains,
Virginia Earth Science Resource Page
"Water's Journey"- An expedition in Florida that shows how what
we do affects what we drink. Has lessons you can download for elementary
Resources & K-12 Lessons from "A Window into Edwards Aquifer"
Anchialine Caves and Cave Fauna of the World
The Biology of Caves, Karst, and Groundwater
Cave Biology Links
Groundwater Biology Home Page (Italy)
"Caves: A Window into the Edwards Aquifer"
All kinds of educational links regarding caves, karst, and the Edwards Aquifer.