Humid Temperate Teacher Resources
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Forests of the World
In this forests learning exercise, students read a one page informational excerpt on different forests throughout the world. They then use what they learned to answer the 20 questions on the learning exercise. The answers are on the last page of the packet.
6th - 10th Science 6 Views 81 Downloads
Arranged as an interactive lesson, this presentation focuses on the six world biomes. Upcoming biologists click on a specific biome and a slide lists its location, description, native plants, and animals. A quiz provides learners with factors, and they identify the biome.
6th - 8th Science 53 Views 265 Downloads
The Geophysics And Cultural Aspects of the Greater Antilles
Students determine location by using longitude and latitude. They measure to the minute longitude and latitude of a place and select a body of land and determine its location. They approximate time zones by using every 15 degrees of longitudinal change to represent 1 hr.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
Guetemala's Changing Forest
Eighth graders compare their local ecological zone to the tropical rainforest. In this natural ecology lesson, 8th graders complete an activity about the differences in ecological zones. They compare their biome to the Guatemalan rainforest.
8th Science 3 Views 11 Downloads
Elementary schoolers take a look at how the saguaro cactus adapts to the four seasons of the year. This amazing plant has distinct flowering and fruiting cycles within the summer season, and other cycles during the other seasons. Your young scientists will make a seasons chart that goes up on a bulletin board.
3rd Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Climate Change And Disease
High schoolers consider the role of climate change in the occurrence of vector born diseases such as malaria. In small groups, they research a specific vector to complete an information chart on climate changes in the region where the vector exists, the impact of the change on its habitat and the potential impact on disease transmission.
9th - 12th Science 18 Views 39 Downloads
How Clouds Form
Students analyze how clouds form. In this cloud formation lesson, students brainstorm types of clouds and what they think they're made of. Students conduct an experiment to see how clouds form and discuss their observations. Students also explore cloud formation on a website.
2nd - 5th Science 7 Views 35 Downloads
Learning in Cockroaches
Students make scientific observations. In this stimulus response lesson, students make observations and collect data to determine if cockroaches can learn. A secondary purpose of this lesson is to provide students with the opportunity to carefully observe and work with an insect they normally find offensive.
6th - 10th Science 3 Views 29 Downloads
Students identify and list the common soil types, including those they observed during the activity. Students apply the procedure for mathematically finding the amount of moisture in soil by heating a soil sample. Students explain the method by which they determined the water percentage in each sample.
K - 12th Science 8 Views 16 Downloads
In this tree-ring dating worksheet, students use activity sheets to determine a tree's age and to observe changes in climate from the tree-rings. Students investigate how archaeologists use tree rings to date evidence and they answer 5 questions on a "The Stump " activity sheet and 6 questions on the "Be a Dendrochronologist" activity sheet.
5th - 8th Science 14 Views 131 Downloads
Rain and Rainbows
Students explore the weather system by analyzing water properties. In this precipitation lesson, students review weather related vocabulary terms and discuss how rainbows are created by light hitting droplets at the right time. Students conduct a rainbow experiment by utilizing an electric kettle, cotton balls, mirrors and other household objects.
K - 5th Science 19 Views 87 Downloads
Learners examine the tropical rainforest and issues involving the uses of rainforests. They explore the plants and animals that live in each level of the tropical rainforest. Students examine and discuss a case study involving the rights of native inhabitants of the tropical rain forests.
3rd - 8th Science 5 Views 34 Downloads
The United States and Canada: Climate and Vegetation
Display U.S. and Canadian climate and vegetation through this text-companion instructional activity. Learners read about the geography of these regions, take notes, and answer 3 comprehension questions as they read the selection. A graphic organizer is provided for notes, however it seems students may be expected to copy it into a notebook, since it is quite small.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 11 Views 178 Downloads
Tree Ring Dating
Students are introduced to the topic of dendrochronology. Using this technique, they practice determining a tree's age and differences in climates in which they are located. They discuss how archaeologists use tree rings to date evidence and examine climate changes.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 6 Downloads