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Kūkulu Kahua Resources

Hawaiian Geology Learning Resources

Teacher resources:

Ōhi’a Project Curriculum Materials:
Printable resources for teachers available in English and Hawaiian produced by Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum and Moanalua Gardens Foundation in cooperation with the Hawai’i State Department of Education.
Student Resources:
  • Cole, Joanna. The Magic School Bus Inside the Earth. New York: Scholastic Inc., 1987.
  • Dunford, Betty, Lilinoe Andrews, Mikiʻala Ayau, Liana I. Honda, Julie Stewart Williams. Hawaiians of Old – Nā Kānaka Maoli O Ka Wā Kahiko. Honolulu: Bess Press, 2013.
  • Green, Dan. The Rock & Gem Book…And Other Treasures of the Natural World. New York: DK, 2016. 
  • “Hawaii Volcanoes National Park”. Google Arts & Culture. Accessed August 2020.
  • Martin, Claudia. My Little Book of Rocks, Minerals, and Gems. Forest Lake: QEB Publishing, Inc., 2017.
  • Mouginis-Mark, Peter and Lori Glaze. “Virtual Field Trip”. Virtually Hawaii. Accessed August 2020.
  • Orr, Katherine, and Mauliola Cook. Discover Hawaiʻi’s Volcanoes: Birth by Fire. Waipahu: Island Heritage Publishing, 2010.
  • Pellant, Chris. The Complete Book of Rocks and Minerals. New York: DK, 1995.
  • Pierce, Terry. Volcanoes of Hawaiʻi A to Z Coloring Book. Honolulu: Bess Press, Inc., 2004.
  • TenBruggencate, Jan. Hawai ‘i Land of Volcanoes. Honolulu: Mutual Publishing, 1999.
  • Tomecek, Steve. Rocks & Minerals. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2010.
  • Varez, Dietrich and Pua Kanakaʻole Kanahele. Pele, The Fire Goddess. Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press, 1991.