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 489 files.

Features Of The Home Planet
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
A simple pencil and paper activity to introduce students to latitude, longitude and world geography.

Creating Topographic Maps
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Students can use Microsoft Excel to create three-dimensional topographic maps. Just change the elevation data and the map automatically changes!

Contour Plates By Drew Patrick
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Students construct 3-D models of topographic maps using glass plates.

Connecticut River Profile Lab By Steve Kluge
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Use the data table provided to construct a profile of the Connecticut River from it's mouth to it's source.

Shipwrecks Of Lake Ontario
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Plot the shipwrecks of Lake Ontario using degrees and minutes.

World Time-Day Lab
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Create a manipulative to determine the time or date of locations around the world.

Two Cell Convection And Rifting Model
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Here is a dynamic model that shows two convecting cells that are maintained by a continuous heat source and made visible by markers that remain discrete and will not disperse in the convecting medium.

Tectonic Time Trials
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Jeopardy style questions. Divide the class in two groups and have fun answering these questions.

Subduction Boundary Lab
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
In this lab activity, you will plot and compare actual earthquake foci data from two areas where subduction is currently occurring. One of the areas includes the Tonga Islands in the southwest Pacific Ocean. The other area is along the coastline of Chile.

Shadow Zone
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Identify 3 things that happen to the P-wave as it passes through the earth: requires the use of the Seismic Eruption software.