- Social, economic and environmental consequences of Arctic climate change LESSON PLAN
NOAA In this activity, students will be able to identify and explain at least three lines of evidence that suggest the Arctic climate is changing, identify and discuss at least three so ... ...
Aug 8 2011 - 4:44pm
- Introduction to Latitude and Longitude LESSON PLAN
National Geographic Xpeditions This lesson introduces students to latitude and longitude. They will look at lines of latitude and longitude on a United States map and discuss the reason ... ...
Nov 8 2010 - 2:54pm
- Prince William's Oily Mess - A Tale of Recovery LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Service Education How does an ecosystem recover from a major one-time insult such as an oil spill? As you will learn from this Discovery Story, the answer is not simple. ... ...
Jun 5 2010 - 9:55am
- Global Climate Change and Sea Level Rise LESSON PLAN
California Academy of Sciences Students will learn via experimentation that ice formations on land will cause a rise in sea level when they melt, whereas ice formations on water will no ... ...
Mar 23 2010 - 11:20am
- Climate Change Metaphors LESSON PLAN
Wild BC Students will use and describe how a variety of objects provide metaphors for why climate change is occurring and the impacts resulting from it. Students will demonstrate the ab ... ...
Mar 23 2010 - 10:31am
- The Global Climate Game LESSON PLAN
This group game is designed to help students explore the various aspects of global climate and to learn how human activity may affect climate. Student groups will be responsible for making decisions about activities that may impact global climate. Stud ... ...
Mar 19 2010 - 3:15pm
- What is El Nino? LESSON PLAN
This activity explores the potential for climate variability and change to trigger more frequent occurrences of El Nino, and the impacts that could result. Students will access information at remote sites using telecommunications. Students will identi ... ...
Mar 19 2010 - 2:51pm
- Understanding Sea Level Using Real Data LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Data Education (NODE) Project Five lessons at increasing levels of sophistication incorporate real data from NOAA to help students understand how sea level is measured and mo ... ...
Mar 19 2010 - 2:07pm
- Secrets of the Sediments LESSON PLAN
Deep Earth Academy/ Consortium for Ocean Leadership In this activity, students graph and analyze data from sediments collected off the coast of Santa Barbara, California to determine wh ... ...
Mar 15 2010 - 3:06pm
- It’s Not Just the Core that Tells the Hole Story: An introduction to Downhole Logging Technology LESSON PLAN
Deep Earth Academy/Consotrium for Ocean leadership Students read about “down-hole logging” technology, in which instruments are lowered from the drilling ship into the hole after cores ... ...
Mar 15 2010 - 3:01pm
- It’s Sedimentary, My Dear Watson LESSON PLAN
Deep Earth Academy/Consortium for Ocean Leadership In this introductory activity, students analyze core sample data to identify sediment composition on the ocean floor. They use Google ... ...
Mar 15 2010 - 2:56pm
- The Good the Bad and the Arctic LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students identify and explain three lines of evidence that suggest arctic climate is changing. Students identify and discuss three social, economic, environmental co ... ...
Dec 1 2009 - 1:23pm
- Oceans of Energy LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students describe forms of energy found in the ocean and explain how they are used by humans. Students explain three ways that energy can be obtained from the ocean. ... ...
Dec 1 2009 - 1:13pm
- A Tale of Deep Corals LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students describe and explain the two hypotheses for the frequent occurrence of deep-sea corals in the vicinity of hydrocarbon seeps. Students evaluate relevant expe ... ...
Dec 1 2009 - 12:58pm
- Rock Eaters of the Gulf of Alaska LESSON PLAN
NOAA Ocean Explorer Students will be able to compare and contrast the processes of photosynthesis and chemosynthesis; identify and describe sources of energy used by various organisms f ... ...
Nov 30 2009 - 7:48pm