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Life in Extreme Environments: Who is on Top in the Food Chain and How Much do They Eat? part of Web Resource Collection

This lab activity encourages students to design experiments in order to gain some understanding of the feeding rates of Rotifers and/or Tardigrades. Students will use organisms collected locally or ...
NSES: 9-12:Standard C: Life Science:Interdependence of organisms
Subject: Ecology, Biology
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Lab activity

Global Land Vegetation part of Web Resource Collection

The goal of this NASA Earth Science Enterprise-funded project is to increase the use of satellite data in high school and college science classrooms by developing classroom materials linked to guided ...
NSES: 9-12:Standard A: Science as Inquiry:Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry
Subject: Ecology, Technology
Resource Type: Data:Remotely sensed dataset

Journey to Planet Earth part of Web Resource Collection

This site features seven PBS programs from around the world that explore the delicate relationship between humans and the natural environment, and the necessity of achieving a balance between the ...
NSES: 5-8:Standard C: Life Science:Regulation and behavior
Subject: Agricultural science, Hydrology, Ecology, Policy issues, Geographical Sciences:Human geography, Natural hazards, Environmental science
Resource Type: Audio:Sound

Exploring the Environment: Water Quality part of Web Resource Collection

This site presents two case studies regarding the Wheeling Creek area of West Virginia. The scenario asks students to research problems and come up with answers to a ficticious local water board's ...
NSES: 5-8:Unifying Concepts and Processes:Systems, order, and organization
Subject: Hydrology, Ecology, Environmental science
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Case study

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: Hydrology, Chemistry, Ecology, Geological Sciences:Geochemistry, Agricultural science, Soil Science, Environmental science
Resource Type: Data:In situ dataset

The Grand Canyon part of Web Resource Collection

This lesson plan is part of the DiscoverySchool.com lesson plan library for grades 6-8. It focuses on the ecology of the Grand Canyon area. Students act as scientists investigating the damming of the ...
NSES: K-4:Standard D: Earth and Space Science:Properties of earth materials
Subject: Geological Sciences:Geology, Ecology
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Lesson plan

From the Top of the World...to the Bottom of the Food Web part of Web Resource Collection

This website illustrates how and why NASA's Earth-orbiting satellites measure ocean productivity. Materials highlight key scientific research topics such as harmful algal blooms and ocean optics. ...
NSES: K-4:Standard A: Science as Inquiry:Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry
Subject: Oceanographical Sciences:Physical oceanography, Biological oceanography, Physics, Biology, Ecology
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Module or unit

Salmon Homing Instincts part of Web Resource Collection

Salmon Homing Instincts is an activity that enables learners to experience what it is like to be a returning salmon attempting to find its home by smell. Scientific research suggests that salmon use ...
NSES: K-4:Standard C: Life Science:Characteristics of organisms
Subject: Ecology, Environmental science, Biology
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Classroom

Outdoor Education part of Web Resource Collection

Outdoor Education is a series of outdoor activities that include orienteering, soil and water conservation, forestry, minerals, wildlife, and basic first aid disciplines. This program was designed to ...
NSES: K-4:Standard C: Life Science:Characteristics of organisms
Subject: Environmental science, Forestry, Soil Science, Ecology
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Course

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

In this activity students investigate the facts behind animal adaptations, and observe, record and report their findings. Examples include the body parts of sharks, camouflage of foxes, raccoon ...
NSES: K-4:Standard A: Science as Inquiry:Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry
Subject: Biology, Ecology
Resource Type: Learning Materials:Classroom Activity

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