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1. Image Composite Explorer [Earth_Obsrv_ICE]   PARENT SERF
The Image Composite Explorer is designed to be an easy first step into the realm of Earth system science, image processing, data analysis, and satellite remote sensing via your Web browser. Click ...

2. MY NASA DATA [mynasadata]
MY NASA DATA (MND) tools allow anyone to access real NASA Earth science data. Through the use of MND's Live Access Server (LAS) data viewer, you can create a variety of charts, plots, and graphs to ...

3. 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 ...

4. Metropolitan East Coast (MEC) Education Module [CIESIN_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 ...

5. 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 ...

6. SOILS - Tools for Educators [USDA_NRCS_SOIL_TOOLS]
The SOILS - Tools for Educators provides background information on soils for students. The package includes soil facts, soil information for each state, lesson plans, soil songs, soil quality information ...

7. JetStream, the National Weather Service Online Weather School [JetStream]
JetStream, the National Weather Service Online Weather School. This site is designed to help educators, emergency managers, or anyone interested in learning about weather and weather safety.. The ...

8. 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 ...

9. Worldwide Water Education [PROJECT_WET]
Since 1984, Project WET, an award-winning 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, has dedicated itself to the mission of reaching children, parents, teachers and community members of the world with water ...

10. The Changing of the Land: A Wisconsin Forest History Unit [uwsp_leaf_change]
The Changing of the Land was developed in 2002 under a Wisconsin Environmental Education Board (WEEB) grant at the Central Wisconsin Environmental Station (CWES). The unit was originally distributed ...

11. WI K-12 Urban Forest Lesson Guide [uwsp_leaf_urban]
This guide also supplements the Wisconsin K-12 Forestry Education Lesson Guide. Wisconsin’s urban forests are a very important resource. However, many Wisconsin residents don’t recognize the benefits ...

12. WI K-12 Wildland Fire Lesson Guide [uwsp_leaf_wildland]
This guide supplements the Wisconsin K-12 Forestry Education Lesson Guide. Ninety percent of all forest-related fires in Wisconsin are started by humans. Education is a key prevention tool to develop ...

13. The Web-based Inquiry Science Environment (WISE) [WISE]
The Web-based Inquiry Science Environment (WISE) is a simple yet powerful learning environment where students examine real world evidence and analyze current scientific controversies. The curriculum ...

14. 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 ...

15. 27 Ideas for Teaching With Topographic Maps [USGS_TEACH_TOPO_MAPS]
The USGS publishes approximately 57,000 different topographic maps covering the United States. Topographic maps show contour lines (elevation and landforms), hydrography (rivers, lakes, marshes), ...

16. Hurricane Strike! Hurricane Science and Safety for Students [COMET_Hurricane_Strike]
Designed primarily for middle school students and funded by FEMA and the NWS, this module creates a scenario to frame learning activities that focus on hurricane science and safety. Versions are also ...

17. Cloud Forest Alive [tsc_cloudforest]
The Cloud Forest Alive Web site, associated with the Tropical Science Center and Forum One Communication, provides a host of information on the biologically diverse cloud forests of Central ...

18. Water Science for Schools [Water_Science_4_Schools]
The U.S. Geological Survey's (USGS) Water Science for Schools web site offers information on many aspects of water, along with pictures, data, maps, and an interactive center where you can give opinions ...

19. The Fragile Fringe - A Guide for Teaching About Coastal Wetlands [USGS_fringe]
Wetlands are found throughout the United States and the world. Wetlands are transitional areas sandwiched between the inland and aquatic habitats. Indicative of the name, wetlands are land areas that ...

20. Exploring Caves - Teaching Packet for Grades K-3 [USGS_exploringcaves]
"Exploring Caves" is an interdisciplinary set of materials on caves for grades K-3. Caves entail at least five scientific disciplines: earth science, hydrology, mapping, biology, and anthropology. ...

21. The Life Cycle of a Mineral Deposit - A Teacher’s Guide for Hands-On Mineral Education Activities [USGS_GIP_2005_17]
This teacher's guide defines what a mineral deposit is and how a mineral deposit is identified and measured, how the mineral resources are extracted, and how the mining site is reclaimed; how minerals ...

22. Global Change - Change and Cycles [USGS_globalchange]
This lesson plan will allow students to develop an understanding of parts per million as a concept, teams of students will create successive dilutions of a solution to reach a parts-per-million concentration. ...

23. Volcano Lessons [USGS_EGSC_VOLCANO]
This teaching packet reflects the goals of the National Science Education Standards developed by the National Research Council. These standards recommend that middle school students be able to understand ...

24. Lessons on the Lake: An Educator's Guide to the Pontchartrain Basin [USGS_OFR_98-805_LESSONS]
The Lake Pontchartrain Basin, formed about 5,000 years ago, is a vast ecological system of over 4,700 square miles. Many cultures have inhabited its lands and fished its waters. From Native Americans ...

25. Map Adventures [USGS_MAP_ADVENTURES]
Map Adventures, with seven accompanying lessons, is appropriate for grades K-3. Students will learn basic concepts for visualizing objects from different perspectives and how to understand /and use ...

26. 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 ...

27. What Do Maps Show - Lessons On How to Read and Use Maps [USGS_MAPSHOW]
The teaching poster and map packet pages with four accompanying lessons is appropriate for upper elementary and junior high school classes. The purpose of this teaching package is to help students ...

28. 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 ...

29. 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 ...

30. 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 ...

31. 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. ...

32. 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 ...

33. Wisconsin K-12 Forestry Lesson Guide [UWSP_LEAF_Forestry]
This guide provides educators complete interdisciplinary units that present an overview of forests and forestry in Wisconsin. The lesson guide is divided into six grade-specific units: K-1, 2-3, 4, ...

34. Digital Library for Earth System Education [DLESE]
The Digital Library for Earth System Education (DLESE) is a distributed community effort involving educators, students, and scientists working together to improve the quality, quantity, and efficiency ...

35. 3D Numerical Simulation of the Geodynamo and the Earth's Magnetic Field [PSC_GEODYNAMO]
The images and animations show views of a snapshot from a 3D time dependent computer simulation of convection and magnetic field generation in the Earth's liquid core that spans over 80,000 years. ...

36. Catalytic Decomposition of Ozone in a Fluidized Bed [PSC_MFIX]
The following graphics and animations were produced by Greg Foss (PSC) using EnSight 6.2.2. 1. Bubble transport in a fluidized bed, shown by a sliced volume of void fraction. 2. Ozone concentration ...

37. Earthquakes: The Quake Project [PSC_EARTHQUAKE]
Scientists used the PSC's T3E and now up to 3000 processors on our terascale system, Lemieux, for problem sizes up to 100 million elements, to investigate how soil composition affects ground motion ...

38. Large-Eddy Simulation of a Tornado's Interaction with the Surface [PSC_TORNADO]
The simulations show a high resolution, fully 3-D, unsteady simulations of the interaction of a tornado vortex with the surface are being performed in an attempt to answer questions about the character ...

39. May Thunderstorm Simulations [PSC_THUNDERSTORM]
Throughout May 1995, CAPS produced a daily weather forecast for selected areas of Oklahoma using their Advanced Regional Prediction System (ARPS) and doppler radar data. These six hour storm simulations ...

40. TERC Educational Resource [TERC-ED]
Founded in 1965, TERC is a not-for-profit education research and development organization based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Our mission is to improve mathematics, science and technology teaching ...

41. Regional Paleogeographic Views of Earth History [Reg_Paleo_Earth_Views]
[From Global Earth History home page by Ron Blakey, "http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~rcb7/globaltext.html"] This presentation uses a series of paleogeographic and plate-tectonic reconstructions to show the ...

42. Exploring the Environment - Problem-Based Learning for Real World Dilemmas [ete-00]
(Summary adapted from the Exploring the Environment web site and related literature) The Exploring the Environment (ETE) online series, which features an integrated approach to environmental earth ...

43. Teachers' Domain [Teacher-domain]
Teachers' Domain is an online educational service with two related components collections and courses that help teachers enhance their students' learning experiences and advance their own teaching ...

44. Schoolyard Geology [USGS-Schoolyard]
The main purpose of this web site is to introduce teachers to the geologic features on their own schoolyard. We hope to open their eyes to the possibilities for teaching geology to students in a familiar, ...

45. Space Weather Center [Space_Weathe_Cntr]
Space Weather Center: This is Space Science Institute (SSI) newest exhibit. It is being developed for the National Space Weather Program. This 200 square foot traveling exhibit will captivate visitors. ...

46. Windows to the Universe [Windows2Universe]
Windows to the Universe is a user-friendly learning system covering the Earth and Space sciences for use by the general public. Windows to the Universe has been in development since 1995. Our goal ...

47. Teacher Resources for National Park Geology, National Park Service [NPS-Geol-Ed]
Teacher Resources for National Park Geology, National Park Service, this site provides a variety of teacher resources for national park instruction including access to images databases (at least three ...

48. Understanding Evolution [UC-BK_Evolution]
Understanding Evolution is a website developed for teachers to provide them with resources to learn more about evolution and to teach it effectively in their classrooms. "http://evolution.berkeley.edu/evosite/submission_criteria.shtml" ...

49. WeatherWise - Interactive Java Applets for Education [WXWISE]
Their goal is to bring you the latest in highly interactive teaching & training aids that you can use in class - with or without the descriptive information. The applets on this page were produced ...

50. Coastal Ocean Observatory Laboratory room [COOLroom]   CHILD SERFs
The Coastal Ocean Observatory Laboratory room (aka COOLroom) is where a group of scientists are collaborating to develop a three-dimensional understanding of the ocean over time. And it is, quite ...

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