Cutting Edge > Enhance Your Teaching > Data, Simulations and Models > Workshop 03 > View Submissions

Examples of Using Data to Teach Earth Processes

This collection contains examples contributed by scientists and faculty of ways in which exploring or collecting data can be used to engage students in learning geoscience. Each example includes a description of the activity, its learning goals, the context in which it is used, information on the needed data, tools, and activities and suggestions for evaluation.

The initial collection was created in collaboration with the Geological Society of America where the examples were given in a poster session "Using Data to Teach Earth Processes: An Illustrated Community Discussion" .

Show all pages

Current Search Limits

Topics

showing only Solid Earth > Geochemistry Show all Topics

Use

showing only Illustrating concepts and ideas Show all Use
Refine the Results

Use Show all Use

    Illustrating concepts and ideas

    1 match

Resource Type: Activities

1 match

Using Data to Teach Earth ProcessesAn Illustrated Community Discussion at the 2003 Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America part of Cutting Edge:Data, Simulations and Models:Workshop 03:Activities
Rachel O'Brien Department of Geology, Allegheny College - This is a first-year college course on water and N cycling that involves four active-learning projects utilizing datasets collected by the students ...

Topics: Solid Earth:Geochemistry:Aqueous Solutions, Hydrosphere/Cryosphere:Surface Water:Water Quality/Chemistry, Biosphere
Use: Illustrating concepts and ideas, Enabling Student Investigation:Collect and interpret data
Inquiry Level: Guided Inquiry
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Lab Activity