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 472 files.

Metamorphic Rock Identification
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
This lab is a simple identification lab which can be used with any 6 (or less) metamorphic rocks listed on the ESRT that teachers have in stock. Follows this introductory reference table lab (attached below).

Metamorphic Rock Identification
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Using your senses and the Scheme for Metamorphic Rock Identification, you will be able to first classify and identify the rocks and their environments of formation.

Igneous Rock Identification
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Using your senses and the Scheme for Igneous Rock Identification found in your reference tables, you will be able to first classify then identify the environment of formation of a variety of different igneous rocks.

Dichotomous Mineral Identification
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
You will use a dichotomous key for identification. Dichotomous keys are used for identification in a wide variety of subjects. You will need to use a different dichotomous key to identify minerals on the New lab portion of the regents (June 2005).

Rock Classification
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Introductory lesson to classify rocks. Students become familiar with the reference tables rock charts.

Essential Labs
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
One person's idea of the most important labs and basic lab equipment you need to teach NYS Regents Earth science.

Earth Science Calendar
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
One logical order of presentation of the NYS Core and an estimated time allocated for each unit.

Earth Science Puzzles
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Intellectual challenges for major content units. Encourages students to think "above and beyond" the core.

Earth Science On A Shoestring
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
"Earth Science and Empty Milk Bottles; Small science for big results" Using empty plastic milk bottles for a variety of lab applications from funnels to rock sample organizers.

Graphing Tides At The Battery, NY
Date Submitted: 2005-09-01
Students can use Microsoft Excel to graph the tides at the Battery (where the Hudson River enters the Atlantic Ocean) on any given day! This lab can easily be altered to study any location!