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1. All About Glaciers...an Educational Site of Facts, Photos, and Events [02-NSIDC_Glacier-00]
All About Glaciers is a comprehensive glacier guide, including fascinating facts, answers to common questions, a gallery of historic photos, lists of books and articles, plus links to other glacier ...

2. State of the Cryosphere; An Educational Site about the Earth's Changing Snow and Ice Masses [01-NSIDC_Cryosphere-00]
NSIDC's State of the Cryosphere provides an overview of the status of snow, ice, and permafrost as indicators of climate change. This site provides time-series data for Northern Hemisphere snow cover, ...

3. Metropolitan East Coast (MEC) Education Module [CIESIN_SEDAC_MEC_EDUC_MODULE]
The Metropolitan East Coast (MEC) Education Module is a package of GIS software, datasets and lesson plans designed for educators who are interested in using GIS technology to explore global climate ...

4. Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC) Environmental Sustainability Index Electronic Seminar (ESI E-Seminar) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_E-SEMINAR]
The Environmental Sustainability Index e-Seminar (ESI_e-Seminar) is a short online course describing the many facets of environmental sustainability. The course consists of a series of video discussions ...

5. West Antarctic Ice Sheet Initiative Workshop [WAIS_Workshop2014]
The West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) initiative workshop is a multidisciplinary research program designed to answer two critical, interrelated climate questions: How will the unstable West Antarctic ...

6. "Winds of Change" Interactive, Educational CD-ROM [2001WOC]
"Winds of Change" CD - is an interactive educational CD-ROM designed as a science curriculum resource for middle school teachers. The CD focuses on the topics of oceans, weather, and the earth's atmosphere. ...

7. Aquarius - Mobile Mission Information [NASA_JPL_APP_Aquarius]
NASA’s Aquarius is a satellite mission of exploration and discovery that will measure salinity – the concentration of dissolved salt – at the ocean surface, a key missing variable in satellite observations ...

8. Circle the Earth - Explore Surface Types on a Journey around Earth [MY_NASA_DATA_CE]   PARENT SERF
The purpose of this lesson plan is to use the CERES percent coverage surface data with a world map in locating landmasses and bodies of water at Earth's Equator.

9. Cold, Clouds, and Snowflakes [MY_NASA_DATA_CCS]   PARENT SERF
The purpose of this lesson plan is to use satellite data to explore the relationship between the amount of water vapor and the temperature of clouds, as well as snowflake shapes and cloud temperature.

10. Comparison of Snow Cover on Different Continents [MY_NASA_DATA_CSC]   PARENT SERF
The purpose of this lesson plan is to use the Live Access Server (LAS) to form maps and a numerical text file of snow cover for each continent on a particular date. They will analyze the data for ...

11. Coral Bleaching in the Caribbean [MY_NASA_DATA_CBC]   PARENT SERF
The purpose of this lesson plan is to have students use authentic satellite data to determine when the sea surface temperature meets the criteria to induce coral bleaching.

12. How Does the Earth's Energy Budget Relate to Polar Ice? [MY_NASA_DATA_ENERGY_BUDGET]   PARENT SERF
The purpose of this lesson plan is to use satellite data to understand how the net flux of the radiation budget relates to the amount of ice present in the Northern Hemisphere.

13. GLOBE's Atmosphere Education Activities [GLOBE_ATMOSPHERE_ACTIVITY]   PARENT SERF
The GLOBE program for atmosphere has created tests and activities so students can learn about the components of the atmosphere. The student learning goals are: (1) To observe ...

14. Botany through Web 2.0, the Memex and Social Learning [Bot_2.0]
The NSF-funded Bot 2.0 project is an innovative technological approach to retaining student interest in the biological and botanical sciences and addresses the lack of diversity in the student population ...

15. Into the Arctic: Information and Educational Activities for Studying Climate [01-Into_to_Arctic_CD-ROM-01]
Through 3,000 meters of ice, a history of the world's climate was discovered in Greenland. Beginning in 1993 scientists from all over the world participated in a project that brought this environmental ...

16. Student's On-Line Atmospheric Research (SOLAR) [LARC_SOLAR]
Student's On-Line Atmospheric Research (SOLAR) is a NASA sponsored Educational Outreach Program. If you are a K-12 science teacher looking for ways to engage your students in learning activities that ...

17. The CERES S'COOL Project - Classroom Participation in Weather Ground Truth Measurements [01-scool-00]
(Summary adapted from the S'COOL web site.) S'COOL - Students' Cloud Observations On-Line - is a project which involves school children in real science. They provide ground truth (calibration) measurements ...

18. Teaching Quantitative Skills in the Geosciences [SERC-TQS]
Teaching Quantitative Skills in the Geosciences Quantitative skills are an essential tool for both the geoscientist and the citizen. Helping students master skills ranging from ...

19. The Climate TimeLine Information Tool: "Exploring Weather & Climate Change Through the Powers of 10" [NCDC_CLIMATE_TIMELINE]
"http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/ctl/" Designed as an online tool allowing users to examine climate change and variability at different time scales, the Climate TimeLine has been developed through ...

20. Invasive Species Forecasting System [NASA_ISFS]
The NASA Office of Earth Science and the US Geological Survey are working together to develop a National Invasive Species Forecasting System for the early detection, remediation, management, and control ...

21. Ozone Over Your House [NASA_ozoneaq_ozone_overhead]
You can find the total column ozone amount over your house (or anywhere else you want) for most dates between November 1978 and December 1994 and from August 1996 to today. Just enter the latitude ...

22. Satellite Meteorology [Sat_Meteor]
This Satellite Meteorology course was developed for middle and high school science classes. Modules were designed to serve as stand-alone lessons, however, we strongly encourage a sequential approach ...

23. Ground Water Basics,USEPA [USEPA_GWB]   PARENT SERF
This 117 page .pdf document contains activities that explain the management of ground water resources using a balanced approach, focusing on interdependencies in the environment. Activities, fact ...

24. Climate Discovery Teacher's Guide [ClimateDiscovery]
Climate Discovery Teacher's Guide This teacher's guide was produced by the National Center for Atmospheric Research as a companion to the Climate Discovery exhibit at our Boulder, Colorado laboratory. ...

25. Web Weather for Kids [WebWeather]
Web Weather for Kids is an Internet site for kids in grades 5-8. It presents hands-on activities and information about dramatic weather events - thunderstorms, lightning, blizzards, hurricanes and ...

26. The EPA Explorers' Club for Kids: Ask EPA [Ask_EPA]   PARENT SERF
The EPA's Explorers' Club is a site designed for children, ages 5 - 12, seeking information about the state of the global environment. Studens can ask an environmental question in the "Ask EPA" section. ...

27. The EPA Explorers' Club for Kids; A Source of Environmental Information, Activities, and Games [03-epa-00]   CHILD SERFs
The EPA's Explorers' Club is a site designed for children, ages 5 - 12, seeking information about the state of the global environment. The site contains scientific information about water and air ...

28. A Tour of the Cryosphere [SVS_CRYOSPHERE]
The cryosphere consists of those parts of the Earth's surface where water is found in solid form, including areas of snow, sea ice, glaciers, permafrost, ice sheets, and icebergs. In these regions, ...

29. Satellite Physical Oceanography Educators Package [2001edupackage]
The Satellite Physical Oceanography package contains several hard copy materials that provide information about physical oceanography and Jet Propulsion Laboratory satellite oceanography missions. ...

30. GEON: The Geosciences Network [GEON]
The Geosciences Network (GEON) portal provides access to geoscience data and tools. The portal accommodates national and international research activities. Recognizing this potential, the U.S. Geological ...

31. The GLOBE Program Archive of Environmental Data and Resources for Students and Teachers [GLOBE_Archive-00]   CHILD SERFs
GLOBE (Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment) is a worldwide hands-on, primary and secondary school-based science and education program. GLOBE's vision promotes and supports ...

32. MUSEUMS TEACHING PLANET EARTH (MuTPE) [01-Museum_Tchg_Planet_Earth-01]   CHILD SERFs
MUSEUMS TEACHING PLANET EARTH (MuTPE) is an innovative concept in outreach recently selected to be a member of the ESIP (Earth Science Information Partnership) Federation, a program of NASA's Office ...

33. MUSEUMS TEACHING PLANET EARTH (MuTPE) - Earth Update [02-Earth_Update-01]   PARENT SERF
EARTH UPDATE is an interactive, real-time display system of Earth images and data designed for Museums and Schools and available to the general public as a "museum in a case"! Running from the CD-ROM, ...

34. MUSEUMS TEACHING PLANET EARTH - Space Update [Space_Update-MuTPE]   PARENT SERF
SPACE UPDATE is an interactive, real-time display system of Earth and Space Science images and data designed for Museums and Schools. Running from the CD-ROM, the program displays hundreds of images ...

35. Prairie to Mountain Explorer (PTME) Online [PTME_CD-ROM]
Prairie to Mountain Explorer (PTME) is a CD-ROM set of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) data specifically designed for use in the classroom. GIS data have been assembled for ID, MT, ND, SD, and ...

36. National Phenology Network Education Clearinghouse [NPN_EDUCATION_CLEARINGHOUSE]
The Educators’ Clearinghouse houses educational materials (lesson plans, activity guides, syllabuses, project design plans) to provide a convenient and growing collection of resources on phenology ...

37. Hydrologic Cycle and Ground Water Animation [SERC_WATER_CYCLE]
This narrated animation illustrates the Hydrologic cycle. It discusses evaporation, groundwater, runoff, infiltration, percolation, the water table, pollutants and surface water contamination. This ...

38. Forest Watch [Forest_Watch]
The University of New Hampshire designed the Forest Watch Program as a hands-on environmental science activity which involves teachers and students in field, laboratory and satellite data analysis ...

39. Teach the Earth - The SERC Portal for Geoscience Educators [SERC_TEACHEARTH]
The Teach the Earth portal is aimed primarily at those teaching undergraduates, this site provides ready-to-use activities, help for using new teaching methods, ideas for designing courses, professional ...

40. Coastal Upwelling Learning Activity [SSEC_SOSE_CU_ACTIVITY]
This set of tutorials will incorporate datasets from a variety of sources to focus on coastal oceanographic processes and their connections to climate and biology. Learning Objectives: After successfully ...

41. Great Lakes Weather and Climate Learning Activity [SSEC_SOSE_GLWX]
This set of tutorials explores the use of remote sensing data to monitor Great Lakes Weather and Climate. The entire basin experiences four distinct seasons each year, readily observed by satellite ...

42. Hunting Icebergs Learning Activity [SSEC_SOSE_HUNTING_ACTIVITY]
This set of tutorials teaches how to identify tabular icebergs, measure their size and monitor their movements using satellite imagery. Learners are introduced to techniques and tools used by expert ...

43. Principles in Remote Sensing Learning Activity [SSEC_SOSE_PIRS]
This set of tutorials teaches basic concepts in remote sensing via satellites. Learners are shown how characteristics of the satellites and onboard sensors affect the amount and quality of data collected. ...

44. Water Vapor Imagery Learning Activity [SSEC_SOSE_WVA]
This set of tutorials teaches how to interpret and apply data obtained from the water vapor channel of satellite imagery. Learners are introduced to the concept and function of the water vapor channel ...

45. Project 3D-View: Virtual Interactive Environmental Worlds [NASA_3D_VIEW]
Project 3D-VIEW (Virtual Interactive Environmental Worlds) is a truly interdisciplinary science curriculum for Grades 5 or 6. The program utilizes simple-to-use 3D technologies and is designed to ...

46. SkyMath; Weather Data Applications to Middle School Mathmematic Curricula [01-sky_math-99]
(Summary adapted from the SkyMath web site) University Corporation for Atmospheric Reasearch (UCAR) received funding from the National Science Foundation to prepare a middle ...

47. Watershed Delineation [SERC_WATERSHED]
This Flash animation from Michigan Tech drapes a watershed boundary upon a mountainous landscape and then shows how, after rainfall, surface runoff is funneled into a hierarchical drainage net. The ...

48. NOAA's Educational Climate Activities [NOAA-ED]
The Educational Climate Activities provides a variety of information and classroom activities. CD ROM also provides sample data. Some of the topic covered are: ...

49. Atlas of the Cryosphere [Atlas_of_the_Cryosphere]
The National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) Atlas of the Cryosphere is a map server that provides data and information pertinent to the frozen regions of Earth, including monthly climatologies of ...

50. All About Snow [02-NSIDC_Web_Snow-00]
All About Snow was developed to provide you with a wealth of information about snow. Visit our Question and answer section, Q & A, where you will find answers to the snow questions that we have received. ...

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