Teach the Earth > Urban Geology > Teaching Activity Ideas

Help

Results 1 - 10 of 15 matches

Geology and Fine Arts part of Activity Ideas
Solomon A. Isiorho Dept. of Geosciences, Indiana University - Purdue University Ft. Wayne (IPFW) Fort Wayne, IN 46805 Topic: urban wetlands and the arts Course Type:intro upper level Description Have arts students ...

History of Chromite in Maryland part of Activity Ideas
Steven Lev, Towson University Topic: Metamorphism and Chemical Weathering Economic Geology Environmental Geology Course Type:intro upper level Description Student will investigate the history of chrome mining in ...

The role of geology in the London cholera outbreak of 1854 part of Activity Ideas
Steven Lev, Towson University Topic: Urban hydrology Contaminant Hydrology Medical Geology Course Type: upper level Description Students will read an discuss the scientific aspects of "The Ghost Map" by ...

What's Cooking in Geology? Food Analogies and Demonstrations to Connect Geology with Everyday Experiences part of Activity Ideas
By Larry Lemke, Annia Fayon, Cristina de Campos, and Rebecca Boger Topic: Numerous Connection Areas: Structural Geology Magma Dynamics Viscosity and Volcanic Eruption Style Oil Spills Glacial Motion Plate ...

Medicines and personal care products to engage students' learning part of Activity Ideas
Syed E. Hasan Topic: Pollution control, waste management Course Type:Intro/Upper level Description Everyone uses shampoo, fragrance, insect repellents, sun screens, and medicines, but most are unaware of the ...

Historical Urban Land Use part of Activity Ideas
Bill Montgomery Topic: GIS; Environmental Science Course Type:intro upper level Description A historic land-use map or maps for your urban area (e.g., Jersey City, NJ) will be scanned and rectified to real-world ...

Community Monitoring part of Activity Ideas
Laura Serpa Topic: Urban environmental awareness Course Type:intro upper level Description Introduce students to concepts or hypotheses like the 'urban heat island' (D. Yow, 2007) and other ...

Musical World Tour part of Activity Ideas
Don Yow Topic: mapping Course Type:intro Description Students will listen to several music clips with each having one or more place names (try to include various musical styles). Students will write down the place ...

Paper or Plastic? Recognizing Environmental Tradeoffs part of Activity Ideas
Lawrence D. Lemke Wayne State University Topic: Environmental Geology Natural Resources Energy Course Type:intro upper level Description In this activity students explore the tradeoffs inherent in almost every ...

Geologic Materials and Processes and How They Impact Human Health part of Activity Ideas
Syed E. Hasan Topic: Medical Geology; Geology and Health Course Type:intro upper level Description Learn how geologic processes result in incidence of disease and sickness; explore the link between cardiovascular ...

1 2 Next»