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This Starting Point webpage describes a ConcepTest question that asks students to answer the multiple choice question; which of the following formulas represents an oxide? The website includes typical student responses before and after discussion, additional notes and references. Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Assessment / Evaluation, Guide for instructor
Subject: Chemistry
 
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This pdf document is a handout for the First Year Chemistry Program at Texas A&M University explaining what the Calibrated Peer Review (CPR) program and how it is used. It describes the use of the program and answers several frequently asked questions. CPR is a web-based program that enables frequent writing assignments even in large classes with limited instructional resources. CPR offers instructors ... Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Computer activity, Policy / Procedure
Subject: Chemistry, Technology
 
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This website managed by the American Chemical Society Division of Chemical Education's Committee on Computers in Chemical Education highlights the proceedings at the June 2002 online conference discussing Problem Solving in Chemistry. Problem solving methods in chemistry may be classified according to how they are encountered in one of the common sub-disciplines of chemistry; namely, analytical, inorganic, ... Full description.
Grade level: Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Abstract / Summary, Proceedings
Subject: Chemistry, Educational theory and practice
 
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This website contains information regarding ConcepTests. Users will find ConcepTest questions divided by course type, advice on using and writing ConcepTests, links to ConcepTest resources and a Quicktime video clip of an instructor using ConcepTests. Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Guide for instructor, Ref. material
Subject: Chemistry, Educational theory and practice
 
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Virtual Dating teaching package contain exercises, questions and interactive diagrams describing absolute dating techniques used in geology. The Isochron exercise contains interactive (Flash) online exercises that help students to understand radioactive decay in rocks and minerals. Users will also find Virtual Dating Radiocarbon and Virtual Dating Demonstration. Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Computer activity
Subject: Chemistry, Geologic time
 
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Virtual Dating teaching package contain exercises, questions and interactive diagrams describing absolute dating techniques used in geology. These interactive (Flash) online exercises that help students to use and understand decay curves. All questions must be answered correctly before the student can move on to the next set. Users will also find Virtual Dating Isochron and Virtual Dating Demonstration ... Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Computer activity
Subject: Chemistry, Geologic time
 
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This PDF document discusses a field activity for K-12 students. The purpose of the activity is to observe type and cover of clouds including contrails. Students will observe ten types of clouds and how many of three types of contrails are visible, how much of the sky is covered with clouds, and how much is covered by contrails. The PDF is an instructor guide with detailed advice for administering ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14)
Resource type: Field activity, Guide for instructor
Subject: Atmospheric science, Chemistry, Climatology
 
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Rutgers School of Engineering provides numerous laboratory and lessons for grades 5-8. Lessons fall into three categories Civil and Environmental Engineering, Biocomplexity and Biocomplexity and Microorganisms. Some lessons include objectives, standards, materials and other relevant information. Laboratories are well described and can be easily adjusted for higher grade levels. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Lab activity, Clearinghouse
Subject: Biology, Chemistry, Ecology, Technology
 
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In the activities described on this website, instructors giving a lecture on weathering ask students to calculate weathering rates from tombstone weathering data from urban and rural settings. The Starting Point site includes downloadable teaching materials, information on learning goals and context for the exercise, and links to useful resources and references. Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Classroom activity, Guide for instructor
Subject: Atmospheric science, Chemistry, Geology
 
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This page holds the archived reports from the Curriculum Foundations Project. This project held workshops in several different subject areas in order to initiate a dialogue among the representatives from each partner discipline, with mathematicians present to listen and serve as a resource when questions about the mathematics curriculum arose. Users can access Microsoft Word reports as well as a compressed ... Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Curriculum, Abstract / Summary
Subject: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics
 
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