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Water managers balance water needs with water availability. In this activity designed for 10th-12th graders, students work through water budgeting calculations and allocate land and water, simulating some of the issues water managers solve as they regulate complex systems of water storage, delivery,...
Grade Level   10 11 12
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Florida Polytechnic University's website and app provides a centralized source of articles, videos, and interactive content dedicated to guiding high school students to STEM-focused careers and helping them through the college preparation and the application process. The website features student...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Students compare hydrographs and landcover in two watersheds looking for relationships.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12 13 14
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Students explore materials describing coastal engineering, engage in a role play activity, and look at smart buildings as solutions.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12 13 14
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Snow water equivalent (SWE) is the depth of liquid water in a known volume of snow if it were to be melted. In this activity designed for 6th-12th graders, students will use measurement tools and mathematics to determine the volume of water contained in snow of a certain density. Students will be...
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
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This activity will help students observe the basic properties about how soils hold water.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Students complete a watershed hydrology literacy assessment before using data provided and Google Earth to view / work with the water balance equation for the watershed. Ultimately students are asked to identify the ecosystem services the watershed provides.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12 13 14
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Students use the EPA's Stormwater Calculator to assess the impact of landcover changes.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12 13 14
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This activity demonstrates how soil acts as a physical and chemical filter for water.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Students will graph and analyze water quality data as they investigate the cause of an actual point source contamination incident. The students will use the web-based computer application HydroClient to access data from the Shale Network. The Shale Network is a project which helps scientists and...
Grade Level   9 10 11 12 13 14
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This teachers guide supports the classroom integration of the SSSA book Know Soil Know Life, and includes lessons and resources for each chapter of the book
Grade Level   6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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In this webquest, you will learn a little about the GPM mission, and then will focus on the Earth’s water cycle.
Grade Level   4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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GIF files illustrating simple seismic wave propagation concepts.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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View a simulation of the visible spectrum is displayed under the curve, corresponding to 400 nm (blue), 500 nm (green), and 650 nm (red) values. The colored circles on the left represent the percent of each color present and a simulation of the total color of the object.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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This downloadable image from the Max-Planck Institut für Meteorologie details the big marine converyor belt.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Flashed teaching resources in geology. This site has several different categories to choose from relating to geology that is kid friendly. It includes diagrams and great explanations that are very thought provoking.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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Published in 2010
These reports present the number and percentage of students dropping out and completing public school (among states that reported dropouts and completers).
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Toshiba America Foundation accepts applications from teachers who are passionate about making science and mathematics more engaging for their students. 6-12 Grant requests for ¤5-000 or less are accepted on a rolling basis, throughout the calendar year. 6-12 Grant requests for ¤5-000...
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Photographs from the US Department of State are provided in several photostreams on varied topics, which can be searched. There are also albums available.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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This PowerPoint and suggested script is about major discoveries made with telescopes and their technologies that changed the way we understand our universe.
Grade Level   9 10 11 12
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