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This demonstration uses a water balloon to show how Earth's oceans are absorbing most of the heat being trapped on our warming world.
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This giant K-8 teachers guide contains educational resources relating to reducing, reusing, and recycling waste. It features hands-on lessons, activities, enrichment ideas, journal writing assignments, fact sheets, teaching notes, and more. The content is divided into three units: At the Source...
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Teach the Earth supports teaching and learning about the Earth by providing online resources in the geosciences and related fields. Resources include classroom activities, course descriptions and syllabi, information about pedagogical strategies, topical collections, and more.
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In this activity, students will learn how ancient people related to constellations and asterisms, then use their imagination to create a star pattern and accompanying story. The instructor can have students draw their designs on paper or make an inflatable planetarium, in which students will poke...
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In this activity, students will learn about sea ice and land ice. They will observe ice melting on a solid surface near a body of water and ice melting in a body of water. Prior to the activity, students will predict what each situation will do to the level of water and then compare their prediction...
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Education Development Center's Oceans of Data Institute (ODI) has compiled a collection of resources for K-college educators teaching with data in the classroom. The annotated list included ODI-created content as well as content produced by other science organizations and associations. Notable...
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By Boeing
Looking for classroom activities with a STEM focus? Boeing engineers and partners (e.g., PBS Learning Media, Teaching Channel, Curiosity Machine, and others) have developed plans, documentaries, and hands-on activities that break down complicated concepts into easy-to-understand content for K-12...
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Turn your eggs into beautiful alum-crystal geodes instead of frying or scrambling them.
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This database is for educators who would like some inspiration for teaching across the geosciences. It has a wide range of resources spanning a variety of subjects that may be covered in the curriculum or in informal learning. Also included are ideas and lesson plans from teachers who have attended...
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In the 1960s, the US was on an ambitious journey to the moon, and Katherine Johnson and her fellow human computers helped get NASA there. Bring the excitement of their story to your classroom with the NASA Modern Figures Toolkit. The toolkit is a collection of resources and educational activities...
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By Google
Google Sky Map helps you to explore the Universe using your Android phone. Google Maps is great for showing you what's around you. However, it doesn't give you the full picture because it only displays locations on ground level. If you want to see what's happening up above then install Google Sky...
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The Earth Systems Investigations (ESI's) are suggested learning paths that integrate resources from the CLEAN Collection and other trusted science and data content sites into a three-dimensional learning sequence that is engaging. The three dimensions, Disciplinary Core Ideas, Science and...
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This database of educational resources is just for kids and teens! Test your knowledge with facts about agriculture in your state, explore the exciting career options in the industry, and take a virtual tour of a farm.
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This is the State of Florida's official source for standards information and course descriptions. CPALMS is an online toolbox of information, vetted resources, and interactive tools that helps educators effectively implement teaching standards. Browse through toolkits of information, resources, and...
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The EnviroLink Network is a non-profit organization which has been providing access to thousands of online environmental resources since 1991. Suggest a resource, or browse through resources on topics including: air quality, climate change, ecosystems, energy, environmental science, pollution,...
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Teachers TryScience is a website for teachers. This site provides free and engaging lessons, along with teaching strategies and resources, which are designed to spark student' interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). What's more, the site features collaboration tools to enable...
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Published in 2017
What are you doing to get ready for the eclipse in 2017? NASA brings you a list of activities, events, educational materials, and more to help you celebrate and learn about the total eclipse, hitting the states on August 21, 2017. learn how eclipses work and see if for your own eyes!
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The Geological Society of London (GSL) provides a variety of lesson plans and links for Earth science classroom activities. Some activities feature are: The Chocolate Rock Cycle, a week's worth of geology lessons (igneous rocks, geologic time, map-making, etc.), grains and depositional environments,...
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Chapter 5 focuses on Prehistoric Earth, geologic time, and early lifeforms on this planet.
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Chapter 4 focuses on rocks and minerals, and looking at types of rocks. Lessons included in this chapter: rocks, minerals, igneous rocks, sedimentary rocks, metamorphic rocks.
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