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A team of scientists from the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) is studying the presence of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in the Antarctic. During January and February 2002 an educator travelled there to participate in the study, and posted daily reports. In addition, this site contains learning activities that you can use to find out how scientists think and work. These include research ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Field trip - virtual, Project
Subject: Chemistry, Ecology, Environmental science, History and philosophy of science, Biological oceanography, Policy issues
 
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This is a lesson that enables the student to describe how hurricanes move and change appearance over time through the use of the pubic domain image processing software. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14)
Resource type: Computer activity, Case study, Imagery - remotely sensed
Subject: Atmospheric science, Technology
 
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The purpose of this resource is to use a land cover type map to make environmentally sound decisions. Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity
Subject: Environmental science, Physical geography
 
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This letter is part of a series written by a glacial geologist working in Antarctica. In her letters home, Stephanie Shipp shares her work and discoveries. This letter includes an overview of the type of research on which Shipp concentrates, which is to study the ocean floor around Antarctica and to look at the geological history left behind after glaciers grew during the last ice age. She says that ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Ref. material
Subject: Physical oceanography
 
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This essay walks students through the examination of a lava cave in Arizona and discusses not only how lava caves are formed but also the author's personal feelings and observations. The field journal notes from the expedition paint a picture of what it is like inside a lava cave and describes several lava features including lava ripples, splashdowns, cooling cracks or crevices, and lavasicles. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Ref. material
Subject: Geology
 
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In this lesson plan, students explore how the universe has evolved since the theoretical Big Bang and create dramatizations of various eras in cosmic evolution. This page provides objectives, resources/materials, a related article and timeline, activities, follow-up questions, evaluation ideas, vocabulary, interdisciplinary connections, and links to additional information. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Lesson plan, Journal article
Subject: Space science
 
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This lesson plan is part of the DiscoverySchool.com lesson plan library for grades 6-8. It focuses on major events in the history of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). Students research the U.S. space program and then make a timeline of the goals, heros, and outcomes of selected missions. It includes objectives, materials, procedures, discussion questions, evaluation ideas, ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Space science, Technology
 
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This resource is part of the Science Education Gateway (SEGway) project, funded by NASA, which is a national consortium of scientists, museums, and educators working together to bring the latest science to students, teachers, and the general public. In this lesson, students use Internet resources to learn about celestial coordinates, and how to use an emphemeris to locate planets on a horizon sky ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Computer activity, Lesson plan
Subject: Space science
 
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Scholastics "Challenging the Space Frontier" online activity gives students an opportunity to learn about the historical impact of space exploration. A time line of space firsts helps students learn about initial efforts to explore worlds beyond our own. They can also find out about three spaceflights that changed the public perception of our world and the world beyond: John Glenn's orbiting of Earth ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Computer activity, Assessment / Evaluation, Guide for instructor, Lesson plan, Photograph, Ref. material
Subject: Space science, Technology
 
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This educational module is designed to teach students about predicting weather. This includes a series of activites about clouds, moisture, air and rain for students to complete. There are curriculum connections to art, writing and math as well as links for more resources and live weather data. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Guide for instructor, Module / Unit
Subject: Atmospheric science
 
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