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Event-Based Science is a new way to teach science by using newsworthy events to establish the relevance of science topics. Interviews, photographs, web pages, and inquiry-based science activities create a desire to know more about these topics. This collection of activities deals with such topics as damage to agriculture caused by drought, the recovery of forests after a fire, and flooding and the ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Agricultural science, Atmospheric science, Forestry, Human geography, Geology, Hydrology, Natural hazards
 
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In this online, interactive module, students learn about severe weather (thunderstorms, hurricanes, tornadoes, and blizzards) and the key features for each type of "wild weather" using satellite images. The module is part of an online course for grades 7-12 in satellite meteorology, which includes 10 interactive modules. The site also includes lesson plans developed by teachers and links to related ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Course, Curriculum, Module / Unit, Problem set, In-situ dataset
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Environmental science, Hydrology, Physical oceanography, Technology
 
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This is the home page for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The goal of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is to describe and predict changes in the Earth's environment, and conserve and wisely manage the Nation's coastal and marine resources. This page provides access to the many component organizations, educational resources, and opportunities at the National ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Computer activity, Imagery - remotely sensed, Map, Photograph, Video, Visualization - scientific, Ref. material, Report, Government portal, Modeled dataset
Subject: Agricultural science, Atmospheric science, Biology, Chemistry, Climatology, Environmental science, Natural hazards, Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography, Physical oceanography, Physics, Policy issues, Space science, Technology
 
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The National Weather Service maintains this small series of flooding accounts. The listings include important information on the antecedent conditions in the area of flooding. Most major northeastern floods from the time period of 1927 to the present are discussed. Though the number of examples is small, they represent a diversity of flood conditions and are useful for understanding the critical conditions ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), General public
Resource type: Map, Report, In-situ dataset
Subject: Hydrology, Natural hazards
 
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NOS measures and predicts coastal and ocean phenomena, protects large areas of the oceans, and works to ensure safe navigation. Educator information includes Discovery Kits, which consist of 4 different classroom units on corals, estuaries, geodesy, and tides and water levels, Discovery Stories, 2 case studies concerning the Exxon Valdez incident and the lionfish invasion occurring along the U.S. ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Case study, Lesson plan, Module / Unit, Imagery - remotely sensed, Map, Photograph, Video, Visualization - scientific, Ref. material, Government portal, Modeled dataset
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science, Natural hazards, Biological oceanography, Chemical oceanography, Physical oceanography, Policy issues
 
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The Simplified Image Management and Processing Learning Environment for Science (SIMPLE Science) aims to create resources for middle school that emphasize image processing and analysis techniques while at the same time meet educational standards. The collection features tutorials that (a)guide students through case studies replicating research conducted by leading imaging scientists and (b)explain ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity, Imagery - remotely sensed, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Atmospheric science, Cryology, Environmental science, Mathematics, Space science, Technology
 
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This database contains imagery from geosationary satellites. Visitors can access daily images or archived imagery form GOES-9, METEOSAT, and other satellites. The imagery features hemispheric and whole-disk views of Earth, water vapor maps, and images of storms and other special events. Links to satellite homepages and to other related topics are included. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Imagery - remotely sensed, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Atmospheric science, Space science
 
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This mapping product from the National Weather Service allows users to view and download precipitation data for the continental United States and Puerto Rico. Data are available for the current day, or archived by month, year, or day, and are displayed on a United States map, individual state maps, or a map Of Puerto Rico. Downloads are available in two formats (Shapefile or netCDF) and can be obtained ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Map, Modeled dataset
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology
 
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This is a web-based activity using satellite images of the Gulf of Maine and the Carribean Sea. Students are asked to examine satellite data of sea surface temperatures. From this data they are to determine the temperature scale and how temperature differences are indicated. They also examine phytoplankton density images to determine where high phytoplankton densities are. Additional activities are ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14)
Resource type: Computer activity, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science, Biological oceanography
 
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This middle/junior high school computer activity has students use data from a radar wind profiler in Oklahoma to determine wind speed and direction at different heights in the atmosphere. In combination with the millimeter wave cloud radar instrument data, students interpret how a front affects wind speed and direction. It is part of the Atmospheric Visualization Collection (AVC), which focuses on ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Computer activity, Visualization - scientific, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Atmospheric science, Technology
 
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