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Stream Hydrology and Morphology part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Introductory Courses:Activities
Students create and interpret hydrographs, discharge data, and stream cross-sectional and longitudinal profiles.
Landslides and the Colorado Front Range Debris Flows of 2013 part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Introductory Courses:Activities
Students complete two background readings to answer a variety of questions about landslides
Introduction to Online Topographic Maps part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Introductory Courses:Activities
Students use geoPDFs and Google Earth topographic map layers to conduct a variety of measurements and answer questions
The Geologic Timescale and Paleoclimates part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Introductory Courses:Activities
This is a basic exercise in which students utilize a variety of online resources to answer questions about the geologic timescale, major theories in geology, and temporal scales of climate change.
The Geoscape of Bozeman, Montana part of Cutting Edge:Enhance Your Teaching:Service Learning:Activities
This project was intended to build familiarity with the local geologic environment through a poster session leading to a single poster following the Canadian "Geoscape" model.
Earthquakes part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Introductory Courses:Activities
This activity uses geoinformatics to understand the world around us with an emphasis on earthquakes.
Wheel of... Geology! part of Games:Examples
This quiz game is intended to help students review for an upcoming exam. Topics of questions are randomly determined by spinning a wheel. Teams answer questions using electronic CPS handhelds. -
Contour Basics: JAVA Mac/PC part of Teaching with Visualizations:Visualization Examples
A great on-line resource for introducing students to contour plots.
Reading Topographic Maps and Calculating Map Scale part of Quantitative Skills:Activity Collection
Use a topographic map to deliniate a watershed, draw a map bar scale, and calculate a map ratio scale.
Introduction to Google Earth part of Cutting Edge:Courses:Introductory Courses:Activities
This assignment is designed as an introductory Google Earth tutorial on navigation; layers and featured content; and the creation and modification of Placemarks, Paths, and Polygons. The assignment is intended as a ...