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Water Wars field trip experience: a comparison of real and virtual field trips part of Posters
A virtual and traditional field trip experience that was designed to study how virtual field trips should be used in geoscience curriculum. Field trip exercises are based on a local groundwater controversy that ...
Subject: Geoscience:Hydrology:Ground Water, Environmental Science:Policy:Environmental Decision-Making
Woolly Mammoth Excavation and Lab Work part of Posters
students participate in authentic research project w/ scientists students learn scientific process through experience students participate in all aspects of the project including problem solving
Subject: Geoscience:Paleontology:Paleoecology , Field Techniques , Extinction and Diversity , Development/Growth and Form/Morphometrics
Geologic Techniques and Problem Solving: A Course for New Majors part of Posters
The introductory level course teaches geology majors basic skills in the context of a field-based problem, the integrating theme for the semester, so that they can more rapidly achieve an advanced skill level in ...
AREC: model for enhancing Science literacy using field geology part of Posters
This course enhances science literacy by emphasizing the repeated practice of making observations, posing questions & developing hypotheses around a narrowly focused aspect of Minnesota Geology. Students ...
The TIMES Project: Inquiry- and field-based professional development for middle and high school Earth Science teachers. part of Posters
Teachers are immersed in an intense, graduate-level study of Minnesota geology using a model of inquiry-based field studies to deepen their understanding of the principles of geoscience and to develop field ...
Environmental Service Learning and Community Partnerships: Applying Science-Based Solutions to Urban Environmental Problems part of Posters
The IUPUI Center for Earth and Environmental Science utilizes local field research sites and community partners to conduct service learning with introductory earth and environmental science students. Environmental ...
Teaching Sedimentology Using Modern and Ancient Comparisions part of Posters
As sedimentolotigsts much or our work involes looking at modern depostional environments to interpret past environments. Thi class used repeated comparisons to teach sedimentology.
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Sedimentary Geology
Structural Geology Computations in a GIS part of Posters
GIS program allows computation and display of three point problem and contact tracing across topopgraphy. It helps students visualize how terrain and stratigraphy interact.