Links to web sites pertinent to the
Geography of Michigan

 


Geography in General, and Travel

General Information about Michigan

Land Use Issues pertinent to Michigan

Michigan Governments

The Great Lakes and the Soo Locks

Michigan's National Parks and Forests

Michigan's State Parks and Wilderness Areas

Michigan's Lakes, Rivers and Waterfalls

Michigan's Plants, Animals and Ecology

Michigan's Geology and Mining

Recreation in Michigan

Michigan's Weather

Michigan's Cities and Places

Michigan's Colleges and Universities

Michigan's Soils and Agriculture

Michigan Publications

Michigan's History

Images of Michigan

Resources for teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers

• "Weathering and Erosion" by Laura Candler (FREE)
• "Michigan Geography" By Hillary Hanel (FREE)
• "Compare Rock Properties & Characteristics & Graphic Organizer for Types of Rocks" By Scienceisfun (FREE)
• Michigan Fruit by Artful Educators ($$$)
• Michigan Natural Resources Unit by The Busy Little Yellow Bus ($$$)
• Michigan Climate by Theresa Murphy ($)
• All About Michigan by Babar ($$)

BOOKS Available at MSU Libraries
• The Legend of Michigan by Trinka Hakes Noble
• Great Lakes and Great Ships by John Mitchell
• Under Michigan: The Story of Michigan’s Rocks and Fossils by Charles Ferguson Baker
• Michigan by Jan Mader
• The Legend of Sleeping Bear by Kathy-jo Wargin
• Look and See With Me: Michigan by Kathy-jo Wargin
• Curious Kids’ Activity Guide to Michigan by Emily Eisbruch
• Jurassic Arc! By Carole Marsh
• Michigan by Martin Hintz

BOOKS Not Currently Available at MSU Libraries
• Great Ships on the Great Lakes: A Maritime History by Catherine Green
• The Moon Over Michigan by Janie Mac
• The Legend of the Petoskey Stone by Kathy-jo Wargin
• Michigan (Welcome to the U.S.A.) by Ann Heinrichs
• The Big Michigan Activity Book (The Michigan Experience) by Carole Marsh
• Michigan (This Land is Your Land) by Ann Heinrichs
• The Marvelous Michigan Coloring Book by Carole Marsh
• Michigan by Johannah Haney
• Michigan by Rennay Craats
• Michigan by Muriel Dubois
• Michigan Geography Projects by Carole Marsh
• Let’s Discover Michigan! by Carole Marsh
• Rocks by Natalie M. Rosinsky
• All Around Michigan: Regions and Resources by Alexandra Fix

WEBSITES
Kid-friendly
www.ducksters.com
www.enchantedlearning.com
www.learninggamesforkids.com
www.michigan.gov/kids
http://www.apples4theteacher.com/usa-states/michigan/

Teacher resources
http://wmich.edu/geologysurvey/outreach/teaching
http://geology.com/teacher/
http://www.great-lakes.net/
http://50states.mrdonn.org/michigan.html
http://www.proteacher.com/090124.shtml