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"From the thin air of Mount Everest to the intense pressure of the Challenger Deep, Earth is full of amazing extremes! Record-setting extremes are always being updated. Scientists and explorers discover new materials and refine their measuring methods, upsetting our ideas of """"biggest"""" or...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Students discuss their feelings about extreme natural events, learn safety and preparation tips, and create safety signs.
Grade Level   3 4 5
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Students use an interactive natural hazards map to construct their own maps of extreme natural events by United States region. Then they identify patterns.
Grade Level   4 5
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Students brainstorm types of extreme natural events, describe the dangerous characteristics of each, and compare and contrast them.
Grade Level   4 5
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Published in 2006
Students learn about the Human Footprint data set, analyze a map showing where and to what extent humans have influenced Earth, and participate in class discussion.
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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