The Invisible Yellowstone National Park
Young scholars study geysers, mudpots, hot springs, and hot springs terraces at Yellowstone National Park for the differences between visible light images and infrared light images.
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Infrared Yellowstone Lesson 1: The Invisible Yellowstone National Park
Using NASA infrared imaging and a temperature map, learners hone their scientific observation skills. They look at multiple images of Old Faithful before, during, and after a geyser emission. They compare the infrared images to regular...
5th - 7th Science
Designing a Poster to Communicate Information: Yellowstone National Park
Students create visual displays of Yellowstone National Park. In this US geography lesson, students display posters of the important information related to the park. Students take notes while viewing a video, and use those notes to...
3rd - 6th Science
Mid Ocean Ridges, Volcanoes, and the Arctic
Journey underwater for a better look at the tectonic plates and the volcanoes they create. Although this video is slightly dry, it is packed with valuable information and easy-to-understand visual images. Consider using a portion to...
6 mins 6th - 12th Science
The Colossal Consequences of Supervolcanoes
The threat posed by super volcanoes is explored in a short video that reviews the destruction caused by Mount Tambora in 1815 and by Peru's Huaynaputina in 1600. Think it can't happen again? The narrator contends that the explosive...
5 mins 8th - 11th Science