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Games, puzzles and activities centered around nature and science for kids grades K-12.  Developed by the U.S. Geological... see more

Students will remove fossils from envelope and piece creature back together. Students will work in groups and reconstruct... see more

This Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) site focuses on the science and impacts of global warming or climate change,... see more

The Great Lakes are vast, and provide fabulous laboratories for people to learn about everything from hydrology to... see more

Students analyze data on temperature and precipitation collected from 26 different Long Term Ecological Research sites... see more

The purpose of this resource is to select 15 km x 15 km Land Cover Sample Sites.

In this Interactive Lecture Demonstration, students will see videos on the French-language Alerte Terre! website. They... see more

This project has at its heart a re-engagement with science that begins with teacher preparation and ends with broader... see more

Knowing ‘how many’ of any species is a challenge for researchers. In recent years satellites have been used, but there... see more

'Students will examine plate tectonics, the different movements between boundaries, and the features they create.'

This webquest was designed for second grade students to meet California Earth Science content standards, language... see more

פעילות זו מיועדת לתלמידים לקויי למידה ובה עונים התלמידים על שאלות המתייחסות לטקסט בספר הלימוד "מישור החוף התיכון והדרומי... see more

Teach students about P-waves and S-waves by having them model them with their own bodies.

The purpose of this resource is to quantitatively evaluate the accuracy of a classification system. Students sort birds... see more

A fun and easy way for students to learn about the volcanism on the West Coast. Students cut out and place in order the... see more

In this lab, students measure a topographic and geologic cross-section across a floodplain by simple surveying and... see more

The instructor uses a series of games to help students identify and answer questions about fossils. The game grows more... see more

The Earth Through Time module examines our planet in terms of its major systems; the atmosphere, hydrosphere, cryosphere,... see more

The purpose of this resource is to develop a classification system for a set of objects and learn about hierarchical... see more

Students compare carbon dioxide (CO2) data from Mauna Loa Observatory, Barrow (Alaska), and the South Pole over the paast... see more

The theory of plate tectonics explains the features of Earth’s surface, earthquakes and volcanoes.

In this introductory Excel tutorial (Activity I) students use Excel to explore the geodynamics model equation for ocean... see more

Students import ocean bathymetry data from text files, they then use Excel to graph these observations along with model... see more

In this role-playing scenario, students represent townspeople whose lives and livelihoods are endangered by an active... see more