Geophysics Teacher Resources
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The Geophysics And Cultural Aspects of the Greater AntillesLesson Planet
10th - 12th
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...
Blubber Mits - Tundra AdaptionsLesson Planet
K - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
There are not many plants and animals that can survive the cold, harsh conditions of the tundra. This collection of activities and reading passages helps young scientists understand the unique characteristics that allow these amazing...
System Interactions: The Lorax and the Truffula TreeLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
If the Lorax were to write a letter, what would he write? Introduce your class to systems and feedback loops through the whimsical stylings of Dr. Seuss. Learners take on the Lorax's point of view to write a letter, among other activities.
Archimedes' Principle, Pascal's Law and Bernoulli's PrincipleLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
What do Pascal's law, Archimedes' Principle, and Bernoulli's Principle have to do with fluid mechanics? The included PowerPoint presentation provides the basic definitions and equations associated with the three. A set of homework...
The Largest River on Earth Is in the SkyLesson Planet
7 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Water vapor released by trees in the Amazon creates a floating river. In fact, it's the largest river on Earth! A video presentation examines the science behind the water vapor and explains how rains seeds form to create clouds.