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The purpose of this activity is to measure ozone concentrations at ground level. Students deploy a strip of paper that changes color in the presence of ozone. They use an ozone reader to determine the amount of ozone in ppb as indicated by the color change of the paper strip. Intended outcomes are that students will learn to measure the concentrations of ground-level ozone in the atmosphere and to ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Field activity, Guide for instructor
Subject: Atmospheric science, Environmental science, Human geography
 
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This demonstration shows how ground water can act as a reservoir and will help students understand the role of reservoirs in maintaining a reliable supply of drinking water. The site contains a list of materials needed, objective, teachers notes, activity directions, and questions to expand students thinking. Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Guide for instructor
Subject: Hydrology
 
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This site is a joint effort of NOAA Research and the College of Education at the University of South Alabama. The goal of the site is to provide middle school science students and teachers with research and investigation experiences using on-line resources. In this unit students investigate ozone as a gas and a major component of the Earth's atmosphere. Students use information to explain ozone depletion, ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Atmospheric science, Environmental science
 
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This site is a joint effort of NOAA Research and the College of Education at the University of South Alabama. The goal of the site is to provide middle school science students and teachers with research and investigation experiences using on-line resources. In this unit students look at tornadoes as a natural weather hazard, and study when and where tornadoes occur, the Fujita scale for rating tornadoes, ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Atmospheric science, Natural hazards
 
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Resources available from this site include: a Word Search; Masterbug Theater, which is a slideshow about the metamorphosis of Macroinvertebrate indicators in a freshwater aquatic environment; and Darby Duck and the Aquatic Crusaders, which contains experiments about the properties of water. What's Wrong With This Picture allows students to identify several sources of pollution in a suburban environment ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity, Lab activity
Subject: Environmental science, Hydrology
 
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This portal leads to multifaceted information about air pollution. It is divided into sections, each offering links to various topics related to air pollution. The sections are News, General/Overviews, Pictures/Diagrams, Prevention/Screening, Research, Specific Conditions/Aspects Law and Policy, Organizations and Children. Another link allows one to search MEDLINE for recent research articles on air ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Government portal
Subject: Atmospheric science, Environmental science
 
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This activity illustrates some of the uses of limestone and limestone products by relating them to everyday activities of the students. Students fill in a timetable of their activities in the morning from waking up to leaving for school. Discussion with the teacher and/or reference book or web-based research follows, and students will discover that a number of activities have a link to limestone in ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Glossary
Subject: Chemistry, Mineralogy or petrology
 
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This webpage of the United States Geological Survey (USGS) and National Park Service (NPS) describes the geology and features of caves. It discusses cave formation, features, minerals found in caves, uses of caves, and various investigations of caves. There is an educational activity on karst topography formation, and links for additional information. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Illustration - scientific, Ref. material
Subject: Physical geography, Geology
 
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These aerial photography and satellite images show in detail the results of laying waste to vast areas of forest and the harm done by poisons that humans have put into the water and air during the century and a half since the beginning of the Industrial Revolution. The site shows the thinning in the earth's protective covering of atmospheric ozone that appears over the Antarctic along with toxic hazes ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14)
Resource type: Presentation / Demo, Photograph, Video
Subject: Atmospheric science, Environmental science, Forestry, Policy issues
 
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The Dichloro Diphenyl Trichloroethane (DDT) Quest has students pretend to be hired as an environmental consulting firm, and present the case for or against the reintroduction of DDT to fight the (fictitious) South Ramford River Virus (SRRV). Arguments will focus on: the possible routes of exposure to DDT for people and wildlife in the County; the risks and effects of exposure to DDT for humans and ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity
Subject: Environmental science
 
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