Crane Cam: Intended and Unintended Effects of Conservation Efforts
High schoolers examine intended and unintended consequences of human environmental intervention by studying crane activity in the Platte River Valley, and by researching effects of human intervention on bird populations.
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AP Physics 1 and 2 Inquiry-Based Lab Investigations
Have you ever wondered what type of AP Physics investigations The College Board wants? This is the guide for you! Sixteen labs covering both Physics I and II will get you started and inspire you to meet the requirement of 25 percent of...
11th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Sustainability Initiatives in New York State
How are New Yorkers adopting new "green" technologies and policies to lessen their environmental impact? Through an online interactive game and several educational video clips, this resouce offers a unique approach to learning about...
9th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Geographic Technology Assisting African Conservation
High schoolers examine research gathered through the conservation efforts of Dr. Michael Fay and the Wildlife Conservation Society. They also analyze the role that geographic technology currently plays in mitigating population growth's...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
Title IX: Examining the Inadvertent Effects of Court Rulings
Students research two cases and the unintended effects that they had on women's rights in American society. They write a summary of each case, including both the intended and actual results of the ruling.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History
Jazz and World War II: A Rally to Resistance, A Catalyst for Victory
Students examine the impact of WWII on the development of jazz music and consider how jazz music helped to boost morale of both soldiers and those left at home. They identify the function of jazz as a cultural export and discuss its...
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts
Connecticut Wildlife: Biodiversity and Conservation Status of Our Vertebrate Populations
Students explore the different types of vertebrates found in their area. In this environmental science lesson, students perform a case study on the Common Raven. They analyze data collected from research and create charts and graphs.
11th - 12th Science