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.

Plate Tectonics Lab
Date Submitted: 2012-11-05
5 different activities that teach 9th graders about plate tectonics

Wave Properties Lab
Date Submitted: 2012-07-13
This could be set up as a stations lab, with each of the outlined activities as stations. Students travel from one station to another with lab sheet, and discuss/respond to each question. Materials are fairly easy to collect.

Topo Map Field Work
Date Submitted: 2012-06-30
I use this lab to have my students construct topo maps on our campus. The students walk a trail, record elevations and then use those elevations to construct a topo map. Make sure that you choose varied terrain for the best effect.

Earth's Interior
Date Submitted: 2012-06-21
An introduction to page 10 of the ESRT, so kids learn what is there.

Regents Lab Stations
Date Submitted: 2012-06-03
Stations to practice skills needed to complete the lab test out. Ellipse answer key is incomplete--you need to measure the ellipse you print out yourself before giving it to the kids!

Regents Lab Prep Notes
Date Submitted: 2012-06-03
These notes I used to help kids get ready to complete the lab test out.

Spectroscopy & The Doppler Effect Lab
Date Submitted: 2012-05-21
Lab showing the different types of spectra and how they are used to determine the elements in the stars and questions pertaining to red-shift and blue-shift in the universe.

Absorb/Emit Lab
Date Submitted: 2012-05-01
Uses light bulbs shining on shiny can vs black can and beaker of water vs beaker of soil to compare heating and cooling rates

Cloud In A Bottle
Date Submitted: 2012-03-02
In this lab students explore the relationship between pressure and temperature, learning about adiabatic temperature changes and their role in cloud formation.

Weather Instruments
Date Submitted: 2012-01-28
Use diagrams of wetaher instruments to tell what they are used to measure and what units are used for the measurements.