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"In this program, park rangers from Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park broadcast live to your classroom from a desk made of snow, located at the base of the Teton Range. During this interactive """"""""talk show-"""""""" targeted for grades 1-5, students learn how wildlife adapts to weather and an...
Grade Level   1 2 3 4 5
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Connect live with park rangers from Alaska's Kenai Fjords National Park, and discuss the impacts and hazards of marine debris worldwide. In this distance learning program for grades 10-12, students participate in a facilitated dialogue to learn how to protect the oceans. The program features...
Grade Level   10 11 12
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Experience the unique biomes of northern Alaska from the comfort of your own classroom! Through this distance-learning program from the Gates of the Arctic National Park in Fairbanks, Alaska, students can meet an NPS ranger and learn about the diversity of Alaska's habitats. Targeted for students in...
Grade Level   5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Geologic Heritage encompasses the significant geologic features, landforms, and landscapes characteristic of our Nation which are preserved for the full range of values that society places on them, including scientific, aesthetic, cultural, ecosystem, educational, recreational, tourism, and other...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Online tours highlighting geologic features in national parks; Location: national
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Students explore a few rocks and minerals of the area. They investigate how sandstone was formed and experiment with erosion to demonstrate how local landforms are the result of sand and rock being removed. Students explore biological soil crust, and search for clues to discover how we use ocks...
Grade Level   K 1 2
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Videos illustrating the wilderness aspects of national parks; Location: national
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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We usually think of caves forming as rocks are dissolved and the particles are washed away, leaving hollow spaces behind. This activity simulates the way that dissolution, a chemical weathering process, leads to the formation of caves. When precipitation such as rainwater or snowmelt mixes with...
Grade Level   7 8 9 10 11 12
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In this investigation, you'll have the opportunity to learn about the many geological features in our country's national parks. You might not realize this, but a large number of the national parks were created because of their amazing geology. Just think of the geological features of Yellowstone...
Grade Level   6 7 8
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Groundwater job opportunities
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Though most geysers are not predictable, Old Faithful is famous for its regularity. Use the rangers' formula to predict its next eruption with this activity.
Grade Level   3 4 5
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In this distance learning program from Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park, students in grades 4-12 research topics of choice, then participate in a live question-and-answer session with a park ranger. The ranger presents a general introduction to the park, then spends the rest of the time answering...
Grade Level   4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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