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These five apps serve as a preview for middle level teachers considering purchasing an annual subscription from Werkz Publishing Inc. The apps don't require WiFi once they are downloaded. Choose from Introduction to Science, designed to help students understand the study and practice of science;...
Grade Level   6 7 8
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This resource collection takes students into the field and engages them in life science research: the inventory of plants and arthropods outside their own backdoors. Resources in this collection include lesson plans, essays, and web-based interactives that help students explore, analyze, and apply...
Grade Level   5 6 7 8
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In the Hall of Ornithischian Dinosaurs at the American Museum of Natural History, robotic dinosaur skulls demonstrate how the dental adaptations of plant-eating dinisaurs worked. They show that as teeth wore down, new teeth grew to replace them. Paleontologists can tell a lot from the size of a...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4
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Trees grow at different rates in different conditions. What variables impact the growth of a plant or tree? How do they change the growth? What can we learn about past climate from tree rings?
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Dinosaurs are prehistoric reptiles that have lived on Earth from about 228 million years ago to the present. This activity will help students understand the difference between dinosaurs and other animals.
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4
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This downloadable image from the Max-Planck Institut für Meteorologie details the Earth System Scheme.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Access this online resource portal for middle and high school students and educators. The site features science resources organized by topic, such as Nature of Science, Science Safety Techniques, Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Space Science, Physics, General Resources for Science, Study Strategies,...
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"Take students to the world's most extreme environment with this curriculum. As they investigate this polar continent and its value to scientists worldwide, they will also learn about world climate, day and night cycles, ocean circulation, animal adaptation, and scientists working """"in the...
Grade Level   5 6 7 8
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The deep oceans are Earth's last undiscovered frontier. And the deep sea vent communities are weird enough to convince your students that this is one science topic well worth studying! These resources will help your students make real-world connections to biology, geology, and chemistry. They'll...
Grade Level   5 6 7 8
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For nearly five billion years, the Earth's surface has been constantly built up and broken down by processes taking place above and below the Earth's surface, resulting in the wide range of beautiful and complex landscapes we see today. In this unit, students will continue to make connections...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Featured in this PDF is information on the many camps held at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology: Fossils: The Path of the Paleontologist; Mining and Explosives Engineering Institute; Geology Rocks! Youth Field Camp in the Black Hills; 3D and Beyond! Mechanical Engineering in the New...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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On this site you can access our 10-day middle school life science unit and a summary of our climate change education research project results, including links to peer-reviewed publications. Climate Change and Michigan Forests (CCMF) is based on climate science research conducted at the University of...
Grade Level   6 7 8
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These peer-reviewed online learning modules explore STEM topics from a process perspective. The NGSS-supported modules-- targeted for high school and introductory college learners-- address topics in biology, chemistry, Earth science, general science, inside science, math in science, physics, and...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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This institute, sponsored by the Monterey Bay Aquarium, invited teachers of grades 9-12 to explore the role humans have played in the bay's stability and change over time. During June 25-30, participants will do field investigations and learn about climate change science, plastic pollution,...
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The deep oceans are Earth's last undiscovered frontier. And the deep sea vent communities are weird enough to convince your students that this is one science topic well worth studying! These resources will help your students make real-qorld connections to biology, geology, and chemistry. They'll...
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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Welcome to Geography4Kids.com. If you are looking for physical geography or earth science basics, stay on this site. It's not just geography for kids, it's for everyone. This site has an introduction to the earth sciences that includes topics on the Earth's structure, atmosphere, hydrosphere, and...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5
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Science in the Classroom (SitC) is a collection of freely available annotated research papers from the Science family of journals. SitC aims to help educators, undergraduates, and advanced high school students understand the research contained in scientific primary literature by using annotations...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Explore six NGSS-aligned activities featuring scientist Hope Jahren, all about the science of trees.
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Published in 1977
Powers of Ten takes us on an adventure in magnitudes. Starting at a picnic by the lakeside in Chicago, this famous film transports us to the outer edges of the universe. Every ten seconds we view the starting point from ten times farther out until our own galaxy is visible only as a speck of light...
Grade Level   K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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The New York Science Teacher Image Gallery features images from all walks of science: your source of science images, photos, and technical drawings. Categories include earth science (astronomy, meteorology, and geology), biology and living environment, chemistry, physics, a user gallery, and random...
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