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BASINS: Better Assessment Science Integrating Point and Nonpoint Sources part of Web Resource Collection

BASINS is a multipurpose environmental analysis system for use by regional, state, and local agencies in performing watershed and water quality based studies. This new software makes it possible to ...
NCGE Standards: Places and Regions:Characteristics of places
Subject: Ecology, Hydrology, Chemistry, Environmental science, Geological Sciences:Geochemistry, Agricultural science, Soil Science
Resource Type: Data:In situ dataset

Dynamics of the Earth part of Web Resource Collection

This site consists of a series of modules for introductory geology. The site features useful, interactive animations for a large range of geology topics. There are lecture slide shows, quizzes, and ...
NSES: 9-12:Standard D: Earth and Space Science:Energy in the earth system
Subject: Oceanographical Sciences:Physical oceanography, Soil Science, Geological Sciences:Geologic time, Geology, Geographical Sciences:Physical geography, Geological Sciences:Mineralogy or petrology, Structural geology, Oceanographical Sciences:Chemical oceanography, Natural hazards, Hydrology
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Course, Computer Activity

Dirtmeisters Science Reporters Investigate and Report on Erosion part of Web Resource Collection

In this activity students investigate the facts behind erosion, and observe, record and report their findings. Examples include the Grand Canyon's erosion effects due to wind, glaciers, animals, and ...
NSES: K-4:Standard A: Science as Inquiry:Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry
Subject: Soil Science
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Classroom Activity

Fall of the Leaning Tower: Hold It Up part of Web Resource Collection

This activity allows students to experiment with different soil structures and discover the ability of each to carry a specific load. The Tower of Pisa is leaning because it was built on highly ...
NSES: 5-8:Standard A: Science as Inquiry:Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry
Subject: Soil Science
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Classroom Activity

GLOBE Assessment Classroom Tools part of Web Resource Collection

The GLOBE Classroom Assessment site provides sample student assessment tools and frameworks to provide teachers and students with evidence about progress on NASA's Global Learning and Observations to ...
NSES: K-4:Unifying Concepts and Processes:Systems, order, and organization
Subject: Atmospheric science, Soil Science, Environmental science, Hydrology
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Assessment

Digging in the Dirt part of Web Resource Collection

This module teaches students about the soils on Mars, compared with soils here on Earth. In these labs, students investigate the heat absorption and transfer properties of various soils to make an ...
NSES: K-4:Unifying Concepts and Processes:Change, constancy, and measurement
Subject: Technology, Soil Science, Space science
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Instructor guide

Sediment Tubes part of Web Resource Collection

In this activity, students will observe how different density soils and rocks behave in wind and in water. They will make predictions and careful observations as they learn about sediment transport ...
NSES: K-4:Standard A: Science as Inquiry:Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry
Subject: Soil Science
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Classroom Activity

Water Management: towards 2030 part of Web Resource Collection

This article from Agriculture21 cites the management practices and policies that will be necessary to avoid water crises in the coming three decades. There are links to information on raising water ...
NSES: 5-8:Standard G: History and Nature of Science:Science as a human endeavor
Subject: Environmental science, Agricultural science, Policy issues, Soil Science, Technology
Resource Type: Text:Periodical

Water Those Plants - Elementary School Lesson Plan part of Web Resource Collection

This lesson plan develops the concept of irrigation for elementary school level kids. The lesson plan provides two activities involving role playing. Using the role playing activites and labs, ...
NSES: 5-8:Unifying Concepts and Processes:Change, constancy, and measurement
Subject: Agricultural science, Soil Science
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Lab activity

Organic Farming: Conserving Top Soil part of Web Resource Collection

Fueled by economic pressure to maximize crop yields and government incentives to produce only one type of crop, contemporary American farmers have been facing a crisis reminiscent of one that hit the ...
NSES: 9-12:Standard F: Personal and Social Perspectives:Natural and human-induced hazards
Subject: Soil Science, Agricultural science
Resource Type: Visual:Video

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