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12 Steps to a Sustainable High School

12 Steps to a Sustainable High School

This activity includes an assessment, analysis, and action tool that can be ... (more)

This activity includes an assessment, analysis, and action tool that can be used by classrooms to promote understanding of how the complex current issues of energy, pollution, supply and consumption are not just global but also local issues. (less)

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Science and Technology
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Activities and Labs
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CLEAN
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National Science Digital Library
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AP Environmental Science

AP Environmental Science

This University of California College Prep (UCCP) Advanced Placement (AP) Environmental Science ... (more)

This University of California College Prep (UCCP) Advanced Placement (AP) Environmental Science online course has five objectives: Describe the six different forms of energy and the type of work done by each form. Discuss the roles of sources and sinks in an energy budget. Define the Law of Conservation of Energy, and explain how the operation of fuel cell vehicles illustrates this principal. Name the units with which energy, power, and force are measured and described. Use energy flow within a house to explain both theoretical and practical aspects of energy use and conservation. (less)

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Rice University
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University Of California College Prep
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AP Environmental Science: Flow of Energy

AP Environmental Science: Flow of Energy

This text is designed to acquaint students with the physical, ecological, social, ... (more)

This text is designed to acquaint students with the physical, ecological, social, and political principles of environmental science. Scientific method is used to analyze and understand the interrelationships between humans and the natural environment. This test shows how ecological realities and the material desire of humans often clash, leading to environmental degradation and pollution. (less)

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Science and Technology
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Rice University
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University Of California
University Of California College Prep
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AP Environmental Science: Non-renewable energy sources

AP Environmental Science: Non-renewable energy sources

Sufficient, reliable sources of energy are a necessity for industrialized nations. Energy ... (more)

Sufficient, reliable sources of energy are a necessity for industrialized nations. Energy is used for heating, cooking, transportation and manufacturing. Energy can be generally classified as non-renewable and renewable..... (less)

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Rice University
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University Of California
University Of California College Prep
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AP Physics

AP Physics

Relevant material from MIT's introductory courses to support students as they study ... (more)

Relevant material from MIT's introductory courses to support students as they study and educators as they teach the AP Physics curriculum. (less)

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Science and Technology
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MIT Highlights for High School
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M.I.T.
Author:
Belcher, John
Chakrabarty, Deepto
Dourmashkin, Peter
Feld, Michael
Fisher, Peter
Hudson, Eric
Joannopoulos, John
Katsavounidis, Erik
Knuteson, Bruce
Kowalski, Stanley
Lewin, Walter
Litster, J. David
Pritchard, David
Roland, Gunther
Scholberg, Kate
Sciolla, Gabriella
Shaw, Michael
Stephans, George
Surrow, Bernd
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Accelerated motion in two dimensions

Accelerated motion in two dimensions

Motion in two dimensions with one dimensional acceleration (projectile) is analyzed with ... (more)

Motion in two dimensions with one dimensional acceleration (projectile) is analyzed with component motions in coordinate system, whereas motion in two dimensions with two dimensional acceleration (circular motion) is analyzed with the help of component accelerations - tangential and normal accelerations. (less)

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Science and Technology
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Rice University
Author:
Sunil Kumar Singh
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Activity Connections to the Gulf Oil Spill

Activity Connections to the Gulf Oil Spill

More than four million barrels of oil spilled into the Gulf of ... (more)

More than four million barrels of oil spilled into the Gulf of Mexico during the 87-day period following the explosion at the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig on April 20, 2010. The environmental and social effects of the Gulf Oil Spill will continue to draw the attention of educators for years to come as scientists continue to learn more about The Deepwater Horizon blowout and its impacts over time. Help teach your students about this event using PLT activities. (less)

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Science and Technology
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Activities and Labs
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Project Learning Tree
Provider:
American Forest Foundation
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The Advantage of Machines

The Advantage of Machines

In this lesson, students learn about work as defined by physical science ... (more)

In this lesson, students learn about work as defined by physical science and see that work is made easier through the use of simple machines. Already encountering simple machines everyday, students will be alerted to their widespread uses in everyday life. This lesson serves as the starting point for the Simple Machines Unit. (less)

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Mathematics and Statistics
Science and Technology
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TeachEngineering
Provider:
TeachEngineering
Author:
Glen Sirakavit
Malinda Schaefer Zarske
Melissa Straten
Michael Bendewald
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Agricultural Science and Policy I

Agricultural Science and Policy I

Highlights of this course include: Major biological, chemical and physical components of ... (more)

Highlights of this course include: Major biological, chemical and physical components of the agricultural systems The scientific basis for understanding these systems and their management How has science influenced policies related to agriculture, food safety and environment in the United States? How have the policies evolved over time in the US? What has worked and what has not; what are the reasons and what are the consequences? Beyond science, what other factors influence policies? How do we link what we learn to ecological agriculture? How do we use what we learn for policy analysis? (less)

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Science and Technology
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Tufts University OpenCourseWare
Provider:
Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy
Author:
Kathleen Merrigan William Lockeretz
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Air: Fuel for Thought

Air: Fuel for Thought

This lesson plan engages students in a real-life exploration of climate change ... (more)

This lesson plan engages students in a real-life exploration of climate change as it is affected by greenhouse emissions from vehicles. The aim of this activity is for students to realize the impact of vehicle use in their family and to give students the opportunity to brainstorm viable alternatives to this use. (less)

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Science and Technology
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Activities and Labs
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CLEAN
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National Science Digital Library
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All Wound Up

All Wound Up

In this activity, learners build a racecar using only a rubber band, ... (more)

In this activity, learners build a racecar using only a rubber band, spool, straw, and paper clip! This racer is a classic toy that zips across a flat surface. The activity links to different ideas about stored energy and motion energy. Also included are suggestions for ways to take your racer to the next level - hills! (less)

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Science and Technology
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PBS
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PBS Learning Media
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Science and Technology
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Collection:
MIT OpenCourseWare
Provider:
M.I.T.
Author:
George Kocur
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