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Earthquakes And Plate Boundaries

The following lab activity requires the use of the Seismic Eruption software installed on the network.

Calorimeter Conduction

Standard Conduction Lab using the Styrofoam cups and the aluminum bar.

Mass Movement Lab

Lab simulating the process of mass movement and/or landslides.

Weathering Of Sugar Cubes

Students will investigate physical and chemical weathering through the use of sugar cubes.

HR Diagram Lab

This is a fairly advanced usage of excels graphing wizard. If students are unfamiliar with it I would do another introductory data entry exercise first.

Plate Tectonic Internet Activity

Go to an internet site and answer questions based on it.

Constructing A Contour Map Using A Plastic Mountain

Students will practice constructing and interpreting a contour map.

Metric Olympics

Students will become familiar with the metric units by estimating
and measuring in a Metric Olympic setting. Kids have a create time with this one. Obtain cards from: [www.nclark.net/mini-metrics.pdf]

Latitude And Longitude Lab (Where In The World Is Baldwin NY)

Lab where students really get to understand latitude and longitude. A portion requires the ESRT's.

Calculate Planetary Diameter Using A Safety (Safe-T) Compass

An older lab where students calculate the equatorial diameters of the nine planets using mathematical ratios then plot them using a safety compass.