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Testing alkalinity in water systems (simulation) part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This investigation is a laboratory activity in which the alkalinity of 2 types of substrates (carbonate vs. non-carbonate) are compared on the basis of titration. Students will reflect on the relationship of alkalinity and toxic heavy metals.

Grade Level: High School (9-12)
Subject: Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Lab Activity

Where shall we go swimming? part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a water study investigation showing how biotic and abiotic factors are influenced by human activity.

Grade Level: High School (9-12)
Subject: Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Lab Activity

Investigating Ponds and Streams: How clean is our water? part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a field investigation where students gather data on ponds and compare the results to determine the quality of the water.

Grade Level: Intermediate (3-5)
Subject: Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity, Geoscience
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Field Activity

Investigating Our Surroundings: Observing the Outdoors part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This first grade field and classroom activity leads students to discover their natural world through observation and measurement.

Grade Level: Primary (K-2)
Subject: Geoscience, Environmental Science
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Field Activity, Classroom Activity

Dissecting Soil part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a field investigation where students find out what makes up soil.

Grade Level: Intermediate (3-5), Primary (K-2)
Subject: Geoscience:Soils, Geoscience, Environmental Science:Soils and Agriculture
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Field Activity

Dissecting Soil part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a field investigation where students find out what makes up soil.

Grade Level: Intermediate (3-5), Primary (K-2)
Subject: Geoscience:Soils, Geoscience, Environmental Science:Soils and Agriculture
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Field Activity

Minnesota's Natural Resources part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
In this lesson students will learn about Minnesota's natural resources, particularly iron ore.

Grade Level: Intermediate (3-5)
Subject: Environmental Science:Mineral Resources:Mining, Geoscience, Geography
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Classroom Activity

2-Day Investigating Soil Samples: observing and identifying soils part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is designed for a primary classroom (outdoors & indoors) investigation where students collect and investigate soil samples and describe the soils, looking for similarities and differences. Students develop a method of recording the data colleted and can present the information gathered.

Grade Level: Primary (K-2)
Subject: Environmental Science:Soils and Agriculture, Geoscience, Soils
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Classroom Activity, Field Activity

Investigating Decomposition Processes of a Plant part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
Students observe the decomposition of a pumpkin under controlled circumstances. These observations are used to take notes and develop questions.

Grade Level: Primary (K-2)
Subject: Biology, Geoscience, Environmental Science:Soils and Agriculture, Geoscience:Soils
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Classroom Activity

Exploring Sugarloaf Cove: Investigating the Geology of Lake Superior's North Shore. part of MnSTEP Activity Mini-collection
This activity is a field investigation where students make observations of the pebble beach, lava flows, and wetland restoration at Sugarloaf Cove to generate questions to be addressed throughout the earth science curriculum.

Grade Level: Middle (6-8)
Subject: Environmental Science, Geoscience
Resource Type: Activities: Activities:Field Activity, Classroom Activity

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