Department of Geology, Geology
Kansas State University
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Digital poster of rocks and minerals part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars:Teaching About Earth Online Workshop:Activities
This project is designed based on 21st century skills and to help students engage in, experience, explore and evolve science. As a part of the activity students create a digital poster (infographic) using free ...
The rate of change in porosity as a result of mineral precipitation part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2016:Teaching Activities
In this activity we calculate the rate of change in porosity resulting from mineral precipitation at hydrothermal conditions. Key words: hydraulic properties, water rock interactions, porosity, mineral ...
Aida Farough, Kansas State University part of Integrate:Workshops and Webinars:Teaching About Earth Online Workshop:Essays
From your experience, what practices make for excellent online Earth Science learning? I use many hands on activities that students submit along side the chapter assignments. In introductory classes I focus alot ...
Lack of computation in introductory geoscience courses part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Matlab Workshop 2016:Essays
Aida Farough, Manhattan, Kansas State University Many aspects of Geosciences are dependent on computational modeling, mantle dynamics on Earth and other planets, deep ocean hydrothermal circulation, and climate ...
Conference Presentations (2)
Friday Teaching Demos part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Previous Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2019:Program:Teaching Demonstrations:Friday
Friday Teaching Demos Skip to Main ContentSkip to Navigation Your Account Earth ...
Active Engagement in Natural Disasters Related Courses part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Previous Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2019:Program:Poster Sessions:Friday
When it comes to teaching about natural disasters, the continuous occurrence of new events make course preparation challenging. I have developed a method to stay up to date with new events in large section classes ...
Other Contributions (2)
GeoCAT part of EarthConnections:Program Descriptions
The GeoCAT (Geoscience Career Ambassador Training) project is focused on introducing and familiarizing educators (teachers, advisors, 4-H volunteers) of Minority Serving Institutions/counties in Kansas with various career opportunities of Geosciences. The project is in partnership with the K-State Geology advisory Council.
Using Virtual Reality Fieldtrips in Introductory Geoscience Courses part of Earth Educators Rendezvous:Previous Rendezvous:Rendezvous 2018:Program:Roundtable Discussions
In geosciences, VR fieldtrips can provide the opportunity to engage students and enhance learning experiences inside and outside of classroom. During this roundtable, you will experience VR fieldtrips and learn ...