Find a
Resource
Select grade level(s) Select resource type(s) Select collection(s) Select standard(s) Skip navigation Digital Library for Earth System Education
Digital Library for Earth System Education
Search tips
Results 51 - 60 of 169 DLESE Reviewed Collection = DLESE Reviewed Collection <<  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  >>
Comment on this resource
The purpose of this resource is to sample, identify, and count macroinvertebrates at a Hydrology Site. Students collect, sort, identify, and count macroinvertebrates from habitats at their site. Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Field activity, Guide for instructor
Subject: Hydrology
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Educational standards associated with this resource:
National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards: Read
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
GLOBE Program Collection    Browse collection
DLESE Reviewed Collection (DRC) DLESE Reviewed Collection    Browse collection
Comment on this resource
The purpose of this resource is to understand that soil, under different environmental conditions, plays a role in the decomposition of organic materials. Students use bottle experiments to observe changes in the decomposition of vegetable scraps. Students vary temperature, moisture, and light conditions to determine the conditions that best facilitate the decomposition of organic material in soil. ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity
Subject: Soil science
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Educational standards associated with this resource:
National Science Education Standards (NSES): Read
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
GLOBE Program Collection    Browse collection
DLESE Reviewed Collection (DRC) DLESE Reviewed Collection    Browse collection
Comment on this resource
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
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Educational standards associated with this resource:
National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards: Read
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
GLOBE Program Collection    Browse collection
DLESE Reviewed Collection (DRC) DLESE Reviewed Collection    Browse collection
Comment on this resource
This Classroom Connectors lesson plan teaches students about the importance of certain plants and animals within local communities. This includes agricultural and wildlife organisms, food chains, food webs, and the positive and negative effect humans have on the environment. The site provides goals, objectives, an outline, time required, materials, activities, and closure ideas for the lesson. The ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Agricultural science, Biology, Environmental science
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Educational standards associated with this resource:
National Science Education Standards (NSES): Read
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
DLESE Community Collection (DCC)    Browse collection
Comment on this resource
This tutorial explains the ecosystem of the Arizona Upland region of the Sonoran Desert and describes the plants and animals that live there. Students will discover the interactions of the living and non-living parts of the ecosystem. There is an interactive glossary within the text. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Tutorial, Glossary
Subject: Ecology
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Educational standards associated with this resource:
National Science Education Standards (NSES): Read
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
DLESE Community Collection (DCC)    Browse collection
Comment on this resource
This tutorial explains the wetland ecosystem of the Everglades. Students will discover how living and nonliving parts of the ecosystem interact and the importance of habitats such as the saltwater environment of the Florida Bay, the coastal prairie, freshwater sloughs, pinelands, and mangrove forests. There is an interactive glossary within the text. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Tutorial, Glossary
Subject: Ecology
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Educational standards associated with this resource:
National Science Education Standards (NSES): Read
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
DLESE Community Collection (DCC)    Browse collection
Comment on this resource
This Classroom Connectors lesson plan explains how each individual impacts the environment, and vice-versa. The site provides goals, objectives, an outline, time required, materials, activities, and closure ideas for the lesson. The Classroom Connectors address content with an activity approach while incorporating themes necessary to raise the activity to a higher cognition level. The major motivation ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Environmental science
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Educational standards associated with this resource:
National Science Education Standards (NSES): Read
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
DLESE Community Collection (DCC)    Browse collection
Comment on this resource
This page, from the University of Illinois Extension, has an animated cartoon designed to help young children (5-8 years of age) gain an appreciation of trees, observe trees in their every day lives and develop an interest in learning more about trees. It is intended for adults to work with children to explore the wonders of trees. It meets several of the Illinois statewide learning goals for second ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity, Guide for instructor
Subject: Ecology, Forestry
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Educational standards associated with this resource:
National Science Education Standards (NSES): Read
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
DLESE Community Collection (DCC)    Browse collection
Comment on this resource
This lesson investigates familiar and unfamiliar ecosystems using Internet resources. Students will explore how various organisms satisfy their needs within their environments. They will also study the kinds of relationships that exist between organisms within an environment. This lesson is the first in a two-part series on microorganisms. It is designed to be used in conjunction with the second lesson, ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Ecology
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Educational standards associated with this resource:
National Science Education Standards (NSES): Read
Related resources and collections
This resource is referenced by :
This resource is required by :
 
This resource is included in the following collections:
DLESE Community Collection (DCC)    Browse collection
Comment on this resource
In this activity, students explore deep-sea coral communities associated with seamounts. They will be able to explain at least three ways in which seamounts are important to biological communities, infer at least three ways in which deep-sea corals are important to seamount ecosystems, and explain why many scientists are concerned about the future of seamount ecosystems. In addition to being tied ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Environmental science, Biological oceanography
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Educational standards associated with this resource:
National Science Education Standards (NSES): Read
Related resources and collections
This resource is referenced by :
 
This resource is included in the following collections:
DLESE Community Collection (DCC)    Browse collection
Results 51 - 60 of 169 <<  2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10  >>