Educational & Community Outreach

Layers of the Earth Book

Lesson Topic: Earth and Space Science
Objectives: This is a project in which student can display information and illustrations about the layers of the Earth. Sections of this project can be organized by color-coding the background paper, and can show the layering effect that make up the structure of the planet Earth.

Files for this activity:

Earth Core Diagram (JPEG image)
Layers of the Earth Diagram (JPEG image)
Layers of the Earth Activity Instructions (Word Document)

United States Polar Rock Repository (USPRR)
Byrd Polar Research Center, Ohio State University
108 Scott Hall
1090 Carmack Rd
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: 614-292-5348 or 6531