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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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Relevant sections in this resource include What are Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs), an Introduction to Algal Blooms and "Red Tide", Algae Species (which algae are responsible for the harmful effects?), Adverse Impacts, Human Illness (food poisoning associated with harmful algal blooms & information on diagnosis and treatment), HAB Distribution Maps, HAB events in the United States and around the ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Imagery - remotely sensed, Map, Photograph, Visualization - scientific, Ref. material
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science, Natural hazards, Biological oceanography
 
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National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards: Read
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In this activity, learners will use Excel to graph temperature data sets and learn to derive observations on possible climate change consequences in a given region. This is the third of four activities in the ?Impact of Climate Change on the Desert Pupfish" of the "Climate Change, Wildlife and Wildlands: A Toolkit for Formal and Informal Educators." Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Lesson plan, In-situ dataset
Subject: Climatology, Ecology
 
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This resource includes five lessons related to the habitat and life cycle of the diamondback terrapin and human influence on them. Learners will participate in a series of dramatic play modeling activities that simulate the coastline and marsh habitat changes that are occurring. They will use a map to identify where in the watershed a diamondback terrapin lives and what the habitat looks like. They ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Lesson plan
Subject: Climatology, Ecology
 
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This activity is about the process of transecting, by which researchers divide an area into smaller plots that can be investigated more closely for biotic and abiotic samples. Learners will be able to determine the presence of wildlife by recording and analyzing observations from a transect. They will then consider what conclusions can be drawn about the entire area and what the limiting factors may ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Guide for instructor, Lesson plan
Subject: Ecology, History and philosophy of science
 
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This activity is about the impact of sea ice loss on walrus populations. Learners will participate in a discussion about walruses, their habitat requirements and the impact of sea ice loss. Throughout the discussion, learners will develop an understanding of the importance of collecting population data and of the difficulty of making policy decisions without these data. Learners will then use the ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Guide for instructor, Lesson plan
Subject: Climatology, Ecology
 
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This activity is about the relationship between habitat destruction and wildlife population. Learners will graph data provided about the prairie potholes and discuss the effects of habitat destruction and climate change on waterfowl breeding. They will then perform a R.A.F.T. Assessment (Role of the Writer, Audience, Format, Topic) where they will write a memo to the President summarizing the impact ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Guide for instructor, Lesson plan
Subject: Climatology, Ecology
 
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This activity is about the relationship between habitat and wildlife. After reading and discussing a story on prairie potholes and waterfowl, learners will use hula hoops, packing peanuts and other materials to simulate prairie pothole destruction as a result of climate change and the impact of habitat loss on the waterfowl population. Learners will be able to recognize the correlation between the ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Guide for instructor, Lesson plan
Subject: Climatology, Ecology
 
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In this activity, students identify habitats in Arizona, define and illustrate a food web in a kinesthetic exercise, and explain the importance of biodiversity in a writing assignment. Required materials include a ball of yarn or string. The resource includes two student worksheets, a data sheet, answer keys, and Web links. This is Lesson 1 in the unit on Biodiversity, part of IMAGERS, Interactive ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Assessment / Evaluation, Visualization - scientific
Subject: Ecology, Technology
 
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In this activity, students are introduced to the importance of maintaining biodiversity and to citizen science. The resource includes three student worksheets, a data sheet, answer keys, and Web links. This is Lesson 2 in Biodiversity, part of IMAGERS, Interactive Media Adventures for Grade School Education using Remote Sensing. The website provides hands-on activities in the classroom supporting ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Assessment / Evaluation, Lesson plan, Illustration - artistic
Subject: Ecology, Technology
 
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