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Activity Links

NEES (Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation) has many links for activities, in a chart that includes age and national science standards for each activity:
http://nees.org/education/for-teachers/k12-teachers/
NEES site includes instructions for building your own "shoebox seismometer":
http://nees.org/resources/2818
USGS (United States Geological Survey) has a website page "Earthquake Topics for Education," where you can click on links to activities for elementary, middle school, high school, or college ages. Once you choose an age range, you can also search within the lists for specific topics.
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/learn/topics/
USGS (United States Geological Survey) has many different activities for kids, including a long list of "Learning Links and Earthquake Activities," puzzles and animations:
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/learn/kids/