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Introduction To Coordinate Entry
Students demonstrate industrial literacy. They conduct problem solving, graphing, note taking, and self management skills. They construct then plot, Absolute and Relative Cartesian Coordinates and Absolute and Relative Polar Coordinates.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 11 Downloads
Water:Properties, Chapter 3
Hydrogen bonds, and polarity are described in this PowerPoint, and the reasons for tension and cohesion associated with water. The states of water under certain conditions are explained with information about the changes in density and matter.
11th Science 5 Views 23 Downloads
Students explore the importance of blubber to arctic animals. In this blubber lesson, student discuss polar bears and how they keep warm. Students do an experiment with sandwich bags and vegetable shortening to model how important blubber is to animals.
K - 2nd Science 3 Views 17 Downloads
Students investigate the vision adaptations in marine animals in their environments. In this life science lesson, students use polarized filters and make observations. Students explain how the adaptation of polarized vision is an advantage in the marine environment.
7th - 8th Science 3 Views 4 Downloads
It Bears Repeating!!!
Students research bears and their characteristics with a specific study on North American bears and polar bears. In this bear study instructional activity, students read books about polar bears and wild bears. Students complete activities to further study polar bears, grizzly bears, and Alaskan brown bears.
K - 5th Science 3 Views 92 Downloads
A Vacation to the Polar Regions
Students participate in the National Geographic:Xpeditions Activity "The Arctic and Antarctic Circles" on the Internet. Through the included activities, the students investigate characteristics of the Polar regions including their landscapes and animals.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
Miscellaneous Light Topics
In this light topics science worksheet, students read selections about fiber optics, fluorescent light, incandescent light, total internal reflection, polarization, glow-in-the-dark light, and lasers. Students then respond to 32 matching, multiple choice, and short answer questions.
9th - 12th Science 5 Views 116 Downloads
The Sheer Beauty of the Place
Students examine and read various pieces of literature and art dealing with the polar region. Using the internet, they discover the challenges polar animals face and research the renewal of the Antarctic Treaty. They present their observations to the class.
4th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
Ellipses and Kepler's First Law
The class examines graphs in the form r = F(Â¿Â¿) in polar coordinates (r, Â¿Â¿), in particular with the circle, ellipse and other conic sections. They determine the nature of an ellipse by studying the role of the semimajor axis and eccentricity.
11th - 12th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads
Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear?
Students explore the sounds around them. In this listening and literacy lesson, students listen to their teacher read Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? by Bill Martin Jr. and discuss the different sounds from the book. Students go on a walk and identify the outdoor sounds around them.
Pre-K - K Language Arts 7 Views 31 Downloads
Worksheet 36-Spring 1996
In this math worksheet, students sketch the regions that give rise to three integrals. They find the volume of a solid in the first octant bounded by a defined cylinder and a parabaloid. Students change a function to polar coordinates. Students use the Jacobian matrix to transform given equations to polar coordinates.
Higher Ed Math 3 Views 2 Downloads
Worksheet: Environments of Past and Present
After reading about how polar bears and camels are specifically adapted to their environments, young zoologists choose an animal and do the same. They work in groups to discuss how humans interact with their surroundings and then design a poster about possible problems caused by our activities that impact the environment.
4th - 7th Science 33 Views 134 Downloads
Introduction to Polar coordinates
The class practices plotting points in a Cartesian coordinate system and a Polar coordinate system. They convert from one system to the other to get coordinates to plot. Then they play a Tic-Tac-Toe or Connect Four game to have a friendly practice activity.
11th - 12th Math 6 Views 29 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable