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1. Project 3D-View: Virtual Interactive Environmental Worlds [NASA_3D_VIEW]
Project 3D-VIEW (Virtual Interactive Environmental Worlds) is a truly interdisciplinary science curriculum for Grades 5 or 6. The program utilizes simple-to-use 3D technologies and is designed to ...

2. Invasive Species Forecasting System [NASA_ISFS]
The NASA Office of Earth Science and the US Geological Survey are working together to develop a National Invasive Species Forecasting System for the early detection, remediation, management, and control ...

3. Image Composite Explorer [Earth_Obsrv_ICE]   PARENT SERF
The Image Composite Explorer is designed to be an easy first step into the realm of Earth system science, image processing, data analysis, and satellite remote sensing via your Web browser. Click ...

4. Eyes on the Earth 3D [NASA_JPL_EYES]
Monitor our planet's vital signs, such as sea level height, atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration and Antarctic ozone. Trace the movement of water around the globe using the gravity map from NASA's ...

5. MY NASA DATA [mynasadata]
MY NASA DATA (MND) tools allow anyone to access real NASA Earth science data. Through the use of MND's Live Access Server (LAS) data viewer, you can create a variety of charts, plots, and graphs to ...

6. Metropolitan East Coast (MEC) Education Module [CIESIN_MEC_EDUC_MODULE]
The Metropolitan East Coast (MEC) Education Module is a package of GIS software, datasets and lesson plans designed for educators who are interested in using GIS technology to explore global climate ...

7. Fundamentals of Remote Sensing, An Online Tutorial [remote_sensing_tutorial-00]
The Canada Centre for Remote Sensing is pleased to offer "Fundamentals of Remote Sensing", an online tutorial about remote sensing technology and its applications. This interactive module is intended ...

8. Virtual River: Discharge and Flooding - Geology Labs On-line [Virtual_River-02]   PARENT SERF
(Adapted from the Virtual River webpage) Virtual River consists of two activities (Discharge and Flooding) that help students understand some of the important process of rivers such as discharge ...

9. Satellite Meteorology [Sat_Meteor]
This Satellite Meteorology course was developed for middle and high school science classes. Modules were designed to serve as stand-alone lessons, however, we strongly encourage a sequential approach ...

10. SOILS - Tools for Educators [USDA_NRCS_SOIL_TOOLS]
The SOILS - Tools for Educators provides background information on soils for students. The package includes soil facts, soil information for each state, lesson plans, soil songs, soil quality information ...

11. MacClade 4 [MacClade4]
MacClade is used as a tool for phylogenetic analysis. But by its nature it also embodies a world view, a portrayal of a phylogenetic approach to studying diversity and evolution. It is relatively ...

12. The GLOBE Program Archive of Environmental Data and Resources for Students and Teachers [GLOBE_Archive-00]   CHILD SERFs
GLOBE (Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment) is a worldwide hands-on, primary and secondary school-based science and education program. GLOBE's vision promotes and supports ...

13. SoilNet Curriculum-Based Information and Resources about Soil [SoilNet]
Soil-Net.com is a free and compelling environmental Internet resource for Key Stages 1-4 providing teachers and students extensive curriculum-based information about soil. As one of the three major ...

14. Ground Water Primer [SEAHOME_GWPRIMER]
The Ground Water Primer is a downloadable software program that discusses the nature of ground water, principles of ground water protection, and introduction to hydrogeology, information on drinking ...

15. GLOBE's Atmosphere Education Activities [GLOBE_ATMOSPHERE_ACTIVITY]   PARENT SERF
The GLOBE program for atmosphere has created tests and activities so students can learn about the components of the atmosphere. The student learning goals are: (1) To observe ...

16. JetStream, the National Weather Service Online Weather School [JetStream]
JetStream, the National Weather Service Online Weather School. This site is designed to help educators, emergency managers, or anyone interested in learning about weather and weather safety.. The ...

17. Teaching Quantitative Skills in the Geosciences [SERC-TQS]
Teaching Quantitative Skills in the Geosciences Quantitative skills are an essential tool for both the geoscientist and the citizen. Helping students master skills ranging from ...

18. Worldwide Water Education [PROJECT_WET]
Since 1984, Project WET, an award-winning 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, has dedicated itself to the mission of reaching children, parents, teachers and community members of the world with water ...

19. The Changing of the Land: A Wisconsin Forest History Unit [uwsp_leaf_change]
The Changing of the Land was developed in 2002 under a Wisconsin Environmental Education Board (WEEB) grant at the Central Wisconsin Environmental Station (CWES). The unit was originally distributed ...

20. WI K-12 Urban Forest Lesson Guide [uwsp_leaf_urban]
This guide also supplements the Wisconsin K-12 Forestry Education Lesson Guide. Wisconsin’s urban forests are a very important resource. However, many Wisconsin residents don’t recognize the benefits ...

21. WI K-12 Wildland Fire Lesson Guide [uwsp_leaf_wildland]
This guide supplements the Wisconsin K-12 Forestry Education Lesson Guide. Ninety percent of all forest-related fires in Wisconsin are started by humans. Education is a key prevention tool to develop ...

22. The Web-based Inquiry Science Environment (WISE) [WISE]
The Web-based Inquiry Science Environment (WISE) is a simple yet powerful learning environment where students examine real world evidence and analyze current scientific controversies. The curriculum ...

23. Ground Water Basics,USEPA [USEPA_GWB]   PARENT SERF
This 117 page .pdf document contains activities that explain the management of ground water resources using a balanced approach, focusing on interdependencies in the environment. Activities, fact ...

24. Web Weather for Kids [WebWeather]
Web Weather for Kids is an Internet site for kids in grades 5-8. It presents hands-on activities and information about dramatic weather events - thunderstorms, lightning, blizzards, hurricanes and ...

25. 27 Ideas for Teaching With Topographic Maps [USGS_TEACH_TOPO_MAPS]
The USGS publishes approximately 57,000 different topographic maps covering the United States. Topographic maps show contour lines (elevation and landforms), hydrography (rivers, lakes, marshes), ...

26. Hurricane Strike! Hurricane Science and Safety for Students [COMET_Hurricane_Strike]
Designed primarily for middle school students and funded by FEMA and the NWS, this module creates a scenario to frame learning activities that focus on hurricane science and safety. Versions are also ...

27. Cloud Forest Alive [tsc_cloudforest]
The Cloud Forest Alive Web site, associated with the Tropical Science Center and Forum One Communication, provides a host of information on the biologically diverse cloud forests of Central ...

28. MUSEUMS TEACHING PLANET EARTH - Space Update [Space_Update-MuTPE]   PARENT SERF
SPACE UPDATE is an interactive, real-time display system of Earth and Space Science images and data designed for Museums and Schools. Running from the CD-ROM, the program displays hundreds of images ...

29. The Sumatra Earthquake and Tsunami Lab [Sumatra_Lab]
In this lab you'll study seismograms from 3 different seismic stations recording the magnitude 9.0 Sumatra earthquake of December 26th, 2004. By comparing the arrival times of the P and S waves on ...

30. Water Science for Schools [Water_Science_4_Schools]
The U.S. Geological Survey's (USGS) Water Science for Schools web site offers information on many aspects of water, along with pictures, data, maps, and an interactive center where you can give opinions ...

31. Hydrologic Cycle and Ground Water Animation [SERC_WATER_CYCLE]
This narrated animation illustrates the Hydrologic cycle. It discusses evaporation, groundwater, runoff, infiltration, percolation, the water table, pollutants and surface water contamination. This ...

32. Virtual Courseware for Earth and Environmental Sciences [Virtual_Geology-00]   CHILD SERFs
Geology Labs On-Line is a comprehensive project to develop Web-based lab activities that enhance the learning and teaching of Geology at the College and High School AP levels. These "Virtual" labs ...

33. Earthshots: Satellite Images of Environmental Change [USGS_Earthshots]
Earthshots introduces remote sensing by showing examples of how environmental changes look from space. First-time readers, please start at Garden City, Kansas. Many images from the Earthshots website ...

34. The Fragile Fringe - A Guide for Teaching About Coastal Wetlands [USGS_fringe]
Wetlands are found throughout the United States and the world. Wetlands are transitional areas sandwiched between the inland and aquatic habitats. Indicative of the name, wetlands are land areas that ...

35. Virtual Dating: Isochron and Radiocarbon - Geology Labs On-line [Virtual_Dating-02]   PARENT SERF
Virtual Dating models the theory and processes whereby ages of older rocks (> 100 million years) are determined from the Isochron method applied to Rb/Sr isotopic compositions. This activity also ...

36. Virtual Earthquake - Geology Labs On-line [Virtual_Earthquake-00]   PARENT SERF
Virtual Earthquake is an interactive tutorial that helps students understand how the epicenters of earthquakes are located from seismograms and how their Richter magnitudes are determined. (This is ...

37. Global Change - Change and Cycles [USGS_globalchange]
This lesson plan will allow students to develop an understanding of parts per million as a concept, teams of students will create successive dilutions of a solution to reach a parts-per-million concentration. ...

38. Lessons on the Lake: An Educator's Guide to the Pontchartrain Basin [USGS_OFR_98-805_LESSONS]
The Lake Pontchartrain Basin, formed about 5,000 years ago, is a vast ecological system of over 4,700 square miles. Many cultures have inhabited its lands and fished its waters. From Native Americans ...

39. Map Adventures [USGS_MAP_ADVENTURES]
Map Adventures, with seven accompanying lessons, is appropriate for grades K-3. Students will learn basic concepts for visualizing objects from different perspectives and how to understand /and use ...

40. Teach the Earth - The SERC Portal for Geoscience Educators [SERC_TEACHEARTH]
The Teach the Earth portal is aimed primarily at those teaching undergraduates, this site provides ready-to-use activities, help for using new teaching methods, ideas for designing courses, professional ...

41. What Do Maps Show - Lessons On How to Read and Use Maps [USGS_MAPSHOW]
The teaching poster and map packet pages with four accompanying lessons is appropriate for upper elementary and junior high school classes. The purpose of this teaching package is to help students ...

42. Coastal Upwelling Learning Activity [SSEC_SOSE_CU_ACTIVITY]
This set of tutorials will incorporate datasets from a variety of sources to focus on coastal oceanographic processes and their connections to climate and biology. Learning Objectives: After successfully ...

43. Great Lakes Weather and Climate Learning Activity [SSEC_SOSE_GLWX]
This set of tutorials explores the use of remote sensing data to monitor Great Lakes Weather and Climate. The entire basin experiences four distinct seasons each year, readily observed by satellite ...

44. Hunting Icebergs Learning Activity [SSEC_SOSE_HUNTING_ACTIVITY]
This set of tutorials teaches how to identify tabular icebergs, measure their size and monitor their movements using satellite imagery. Learners are introduced to techniques and tools used by expert ...

45. Principles in Remote Sensing Learning Activity [SSEC_SOSE_PIRS]
This set of tutorials teaches basic concepts in remote sensing via satellites. Learners are shown how characteristics of the satellites and onboard sensors affect the amount and quality of data collected. ...

46. Water Vapor Imagery Learning Activity [SSEC_SOSE_WVA]
This set of tutorials teaches how to interpret and apply data obtained from the water vapor channel of satellite imagery. Learners are introduced to the concept and function of the water vapor channel ...

47. Wisconsin K-12 Forestry Lesson Guide [UWSP_LEAF_Forestry]
This guide provides educators complete interdisciplinary units that present an overview of forests and forestry in Wisconsin. The lesson guide is divided into six grade-specific units: K-1, 2-3, 4, ...

48. Picture Post - Using Digital Cameras for Environmental Monitoring [UNH_picturepost]
Picture Post is a part of the Digital Earth Watch (DEW) network. DEW supports environmental monitoring by citizens, students and community organizations through digital photography and satellite imagery. ...

49. Digital Library for Earth System Education [DLESE]
The Digital Library for Earth System Education (DLESE) is a distributed community effort involving educators, students, and scientists working together to improve the quality, quantity, and efficiency ...

50. The Dynamic Planet: A Teaching Companion [USGS_dynamicplanet]
Since ancient times, the name Terra Firma (meaning "solid ground" in Latin) sometimes has been and occasionally still is used for planet Earth. While our planet is for the most part "solid" and firm, ...

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