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This lesson plan describes an activity related to the S?COOL project, which provides elementary students an opportunity to review related concepts. The Students? Cloud Observations On-Line (S?COOL) project encourages students of all ages to participate in real science by reporting ground truth observations of clouds, helping to assist in the validation of NASA?s CERES satellite instruments. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Classroom activity
Subject: Atmospheric science
 
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Through this lesson plan, This is a lesson plan for a student activity related to the S'COOL project. sStudents play the familiar BINGO board game, using predetermined vocabulary terms. Detailed Procedure and Materials, a Vocabulary section linked to an on-line glossary, and Teacher Notes are provided. This activity is related to NASA CERES Students' Cloud Observations Online (S?COOL) project. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Atmospheric science
 
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This is a problem-based learning activity in which students pretend they are famous musicians planning a world tour. All performances will be in outdoor amphitheaters. The locations that have been booked so far are: Chile, Venezuela, Greenland and Maine (USA), but no dates have been secured. The students will have to predict the best times to perform in these areas. Detailed procedures, materials, ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Atmospheric science
 
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In this lesson, students study convective cloud cover in order to accurately predict 'Thunderstorm' season for their continent. This is done through data analysis. Detailed procedures, materials list, vocabulary linked to an online glossary, and teachers notes are provided. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Atmospheric science
 
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This is a problem based learning activity which asks students to utilize NASA data to determine areas at high risk for forest fire development. Students will pretend to be Rangers of the Department of Forestry, and will have to draw conclusions from the data in order to attempt to prevent forest fires. Detailed procedures, materials list, vocabulary linked to an online glossary, and teachers notes ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Lesson plan
Subject: Atmospheric science
 
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In this episode, the tree house detectives plan a trip to Florida and encounter problems in trying to predict the weather. Students learn about violent storms, such as hurricanes and tornadoes, weather fronts, global wind patterns, and climates. While solving the case, they will discover that predicting the weather is not predictable at all! The NASA SCIence Files series introduces students in grades ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Video
Subject: Atmospheric science, Natural hazards
 
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This is a Web-based story of three children who venture out to find their great-grandfather's treasure box that was lost in the remote state of Alaska. Using simple terminology, the story integrates complex Earth and space science concepts, such as the formation of gold deposits and the operation of satellites. The children model creative thinking, acquire and interpret radar images, plan a treasure ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity, Illustration - artistic, Illustration - scientific, Imagery - remotely sensed, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Geochemistry, Geology, Hydrology, Soil science, Technology
 
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This learning module offers hands-on, minds-on activities investigating the Martian environment and robotic technologies of space exploration. The learning module contains 16 national standards-based lessons designed to progress logically from learning about Mars and why scientists and engineers want to explore Mars with robots (lessons 1 through 8) to the fundamental principles of robotics and how ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Space science
 
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A whole-body activity that explores the relative sizes, distances, orbit, and spin of the Sun, Earth and Moon. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Ref. material
Subject: Space science
 
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This activity engages students in exploring parallax and simulating the discovery of Pluto via an online interactive called the Blink Comparator. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Lesson plan
Subject: Physics, Space science
 
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