|MY NASA DATA Lesson #87: Forest Fires|
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 are provided.
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Type of resource:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
Credit to author.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-ESERevProd-000-000-000-644
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contact: Preston Lewis
Author: Becky Schnekser
Virginia Beach Public Schools