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Water quality is more than meets the eye. Some of its properties are invisible. Teachers using this module will focus on measurable properties of water: mass, volume, and concentration; temperature; dissolved oxygen; pH; and nitrates; and their effects on water quality. Each of these properties is the subject of a lesson plan. The lesson plans include an introduction, lesson objectives, a pre-test, ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Chemistry, Environmental science
 
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This module offers students the opportunity to analyze and qualitatively compare the inorganic ion content and pH of different sources of local drinking water. The students collect, organize, graph, and analyze quantitative data showing the uses of groundwater in their state. They will read, summarize, and discuss news articles about the emerging impact of merchant power plants on groundwater resources. ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Environmental science, Hydrology
 
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National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards: Read
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This unit, designed to span two class periods, helps students understand that physical factors, particularly temperature and precipitation, limit the growth of plant ecosystems. The activity begins with a discussion in which students develop their own ideas about the role of temperature, precipitation, and environment on plant growth. They will then examine X-Y graphs of vegetation growth, temperature, ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Agricultural science, Biology, Climatology
 
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This module features classification activities that will lead students from simple sorting of familiar objects to classifying materials into liquids, gases, and solids. Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Chemistry
 
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This module is organized around a learning cycle on ion propulsion and engages students in a number of experiences in order for the teacher to activate students? prior knowledge and assess student conceptual understanding in order to inform instruction. It is intended for high school students in physical science, chemistry, or physics but may also be of interest to students conducting research in ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Space science
 
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In this activity, the GLOBE Kids are excited to perform a play for the rest of the school, demonstrating what they have learned about the Earth and all of its parts. They hit a glitch when they cannot decide which Earth component is the most important, but end up learning a lot about the Earth, Sun, water, air, soil, and living things, and the way these components are interconnected. In Activity 1: ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Agricultural science, Atmospheric science, Biology, Ecology, Environmental science, Hydrology, Biological oceanography, Soil science
 
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In this activity, the GLOBE Kids, on their second visit to Willow Creek, discover why the creek looks different. They learn about making observations, measuring water temperature and speed, and looking for critters in the water. In Activity 1, 'Magnify That', students will be able to identify a magnifying lens and its purpose. They will be able to explain how the same object looks different when using ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Biology, Ecology, Environmental science, Hydrology, Soil science
 
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In this activity, the GLOBE Kids wonder why the hummingbirds have stopped visiting their school garden. They conduct an investigation, learning more about hummingbird needs, seasonal changes at their school, and what it's like in Costa Rica where the birds spend the winter. In Activity 1, 'All Year Long', students will learn about seasonal changes in a local habitat. They will learn how to make detailed ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science
 
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This module focuses on the solar wind information obtained by NASA's Genesis spacecraft. Genesis collects pristine solar wind material -ionic particles from the Sun- that provide clues about the elemental composition of the original solar nebula. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Space science
 
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This guide is part of a series that highlights the importance of magnetism in Earth and space sciences. It contains four activities exploring solar flares while addressing science, math, and literacy standards. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Space science
 
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