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Star in a Box allows you to explore one of the most enigmatic tools in astronomy -, the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram. When you first open the box you start with a star with the same mass as the Sun but you can change this to a different mass at any time. The tracks that you see on the graph map the...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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1202
What is a watershed? How do our actions affect the health of a watershed? Students explore these questions by analyzing pictures and identifying watershed features. Students then make a watershed model using a plastic shower curtain, a spray bottle of water and themselves or classroom objects. The...
Grade Level   5
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1203
All of the water on Earth is part of a never-ending cycle called the water cycle. Water evaporates (becomes gas) from the surface of the Earth, condenses in the atmosphere as clouds, falls to the Earth as precipitation and then evaporates again, starting the whole process over. In this activity,...
Grade Level   3 4 5
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1204
"This activity asks """"deep questions"""" about sedimentary structures to help pupils to visualize the environment in which they formed."
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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1205
Nuclear science and technology can be incorporated into almost any STEM lesson plan, including the sciences: biology, chemistry, Earth science, physics, physical science, life science, environmental science, or general science. ANS offers numerous resources (e.g., lessons, fact sheets, and other...
Grade Level   5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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1206
The Energy Kids website is a one-stop source for energy information for K-12 audiences.The site contains content on almost every aspect of energy education, including articles, fact sheets, classroom activities, and more.
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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1207
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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1208
Show students in grades 2-5 they don't need to wait until they grow up to be a scientist! In this 25-minute virtual field trip produced by the Girl Scouts of the USA and Discovery Education, students learn what it takes to be a citizen scientist and how they can contribute to the world of science...
Grade Level   2 3 4 5
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1209
The new Netflix science series Brainchild features relatable, family-friendly science topics such as the senses, neurology, marine biology, and gravity, as well as women and minorities in STEM fields. Targeted to preteens and teens, Brainchild explores major scientific topics using interactive...
Grade Level   3 4 5 6 7 8
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