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Contouring and Topo Maps

exercise ideas for teaching all grade levels the basics of contouring and topo maps. This seems to be a harder topic for kids... see more
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Author: Lorraine Remer
Date Added: May 04, 2011 Date Modified: May 04, 2011
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How to Read a Topographic Map

This is the fourth lesson of four about what maps show us. This web site covers Investigation and Interpretations Standard h... see more
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Author: National Mapping Division, U. S. Geological Survey
Date Added: Jun 22, 2005 Date Modified: Sep 02, 2007
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Laboratory Exercises for General Science - Geology

Laboratory exercises for use in introduction to physical geology: 1. Rock cycle, 2. Rock-forming minerals - Identification,... see more
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Author: Richard Abbott
Date Added: May 04, 2002 Date Modified: Feb 12, 2009
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Make a Topographic Map

Build your own mountain of clay or Play-Doh ®, then make a topo map of it. Then read about the largest structure ever to fly... see more
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Author: National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Date Added: Apr 07, 2006 Date Modified: Nov 29, 2012
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Catch a Gravitational Wave, Dude!

Using surfer lingo, introduces the concept of gravitational waves. Describes their probable sources (binary star systems,... see more
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Author: Diane K. Fisher
Date Added: Feb 15, 2006 Date Modified: Aug 18, 2014
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Connecting the Sun, Earth, Sunspots, and Climate

Four interrelated lesson plans explore the dynamic nature of the Sun, magnetic fields of the Earth, magnetic characteristics... see more
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Author: National Center for Atmospheric Research
Date Added: Feb 14, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 15, 2006
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Exploring Magnetism in Solar Flares

Exploring Magnetism in Solar Flares is a supplemental curriculum guide for grades 8-14. It is part of a series of guides... see more
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Author: Bryan J. Mendez
Date Added: Feb 14, 2006 Date Modified: Feb 15, 2006
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Gravity Probe B: Examining Einstein's Spacetime with Gyroscopes -- An Educator's Guide

A guide for teachers and students from grades 8-12 and undergraduates. Takes students from assumptions about gravity to a... see more
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Author: Shannon Range
Date Added: Feb 15, 2006 Date Modified: Aug 18, 2014
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Soda Bottle Magnetometer

Build a magnetometer for under $5.00 to monitor changes in the Earth's magnetic field inside your classroom. Some of these... see more
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Date Added: Apr 07, 2006 Date Modified: Aug 18, 2014
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Tracking Earthquakes around the World

See site for detailed plan
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Author: discoveryschool.com
Date Added: May 04, 2007 Date Modified: Feb 29, 2012
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