Just Submitted Earth Science Files

Below are a listing of files that have been recently submitted. They are in order of newest to oldest. There are 468 files.

Sun's Path Lab Activity (Black & White Version)
Date Submitted: 2013-05-18
B&W VERSION:This computer-based lab has students test their understanding of the sun's apparent movement (within an observer's celestial sphere) using a University of Nebraska interactive animation. Daily and seasonal changes are covered in this a

Station Models Practice
Date Submitted: 2013-05-15
Introductory activity to station models. Parts of this activity were borrowed from a worksheet available at: http://greenteamwayland.weebly.com/uploads/2/7 /4/5/2745111/statmodpractice.pdf other parts were borrowed from: http://teachers.d11.org/

4 Seasons
Date Submitted: 2013-04-14
Designed to use the keyboard to change parameters, this view of the earth around the sun is intended to describe to students what is mean by Oblate sphereoid, eccentricity, axis or rotation and even which direction the earth spins and how you

Earthquake P-Wave & S-Wave Questions
Date Submitted: 2013-02-24
Students are required to answer questions on the behavior of p- and s-waves within the earth.

Topographic Maps - Contour Line Intrepretation
Date Submitted: 2013-02-23
Students are required to match simple topographic map contour lines to their correct cross-sectional profile.

Coriolis Effect Exit Ticket
Date Submitted: 2013-02-23
Students have to describe how winds deflect differently in the northern and southern hemispheres. Then, students have to briefly describe why this phenomenon occurs on earth.

Station Model Analysis Answer Key
Date Submitted: 2013-02-23
This is an answer key to the station model analysis exit ticket on the New York Science Teacher website.

Station Model Analysis
Date Submitted: 2013-02-23
Students both interpret a model data, and draw their own. An answer key for this handout is at the website New York Science Teacher under the title, "Station Model Analysis Answer Key."

Orographic Effect Precipitation Formation
Date Submitted: 2013-02-03
Students are asked to explain what processes are responsible for the formation orographic (mountain) cloud and precipitation.

Exit Ticket: Sun's Apparent Path
Date Submitted: 2013-01-23
This single page can be cut in half for a quick assessment, or "exit ticket". Students are asked to draw the sun's daily apparent path on a celestial sphere for an observer located in lower New York State on both equinox and solstice dates.