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12 Steps to a Sustainable High School
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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)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Provider:
CLEAN: Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network
Provider Set:
CLEAN: Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network
1900 Air Pollution
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1900 Air Pollution

This article and included graphs,from the web site accompanying the FRONTLINE NOVA ... (more)

This article and included graphs,from the web site accompanying the FRONTLINE NOVA special What's Up with the Weather?, reveals how atmospheric carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous oxides from coal- and oil-burning power plants, cars, and other fossil-fuel-burning sources have climbed along with the world population, with as yet unknown effects on the climate system. (less)

Subject:
Geoscience
Physics
Space Science
Material Type:
Data
Images and Illustrations
Instructional Material
Lesson Plans
Provider:
NSDL Staff
Provider Set:
NSDL Science Refreshers
2050
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2050

This interactive addresses the question if we can reduce CO2 emissions by ... (more)

This interactive addresses the question if we can reduce CO2 emissions by 20% of 1990 levels and help avoid dangerous climate change? Users of this interactive can manipulate changes to various sources and uses (supply and demand) of energy with the goal of reducing C02 emissions in Great Britain by 80% in the year 2050. (less)

Subject:
Geoscience
Physics
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Simulations
Provider:
CLEAN: Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network
Provider Set:
CLEAN: Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network
Author:
Department of Energy and Climate Change, UK
2-D Waves Applet
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2-D Waves Applet

This java applet is a simulation that demonstrates scalar waves (such as ... (more)

This java applet is a simulation that demonstrates scalar waves (such as sound waves) in two dimensions. It demonstrates the wave principles behind slit diffraction, zone plates, and holograms. (less)

Subject:
Computing and Information
Physics
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Shodor
Provider Set:
CSERD: Computational Science Education Reference Desk
Author:
none listed
Paul Falstad
3-D Waves Applet
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3-D Waves Applet

This java applet is a simulation that demonstrates scalar waves (such as ... (more)

This java applet is a simulation that demonstrates scalar waves (such as sound waves) in three dimensions. It shows point sources, line sources, and plane waves, and also demonstrates interference between sources. (less)

Subject:
Computing and Information
Physics
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Interactive
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
Shodor
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
CSERD: Computational Science Education Reference Desk
Author:
none mentioned
Paul Falstad
AJ Ohm's Law Calculator
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AJ Ohm's Law Calculator

The electrical relationships between resistance (R), current (I), power (P) and voltage ... (more)

The electrical relationships between resistance (R), current (I), power (P) and voltage (E) is defined by Ohm's Law. One ohm is defined as the resistance which allow the current of one ampere under a potential difference of 1 volt. (less)

Subject:
Computing and Information
Physics
Education
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Provider:
Shodor
Provider Set:
CSERD: Computational Science Education Reference Desk
Author:
Jimmy Raymond
AP Environmental Science
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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)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Assessments
Full Course
Homework and Assignments
Readings
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
Connexions
Author:
University Of California College Prep
AP Environmental Science: Flow of Energy
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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)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Assessments
Homework and Assignments
Readings
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
Connexions
Author:
University Of California
University Of California College Prep
AP Environmental Science: Non-renewable energy sources
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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)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Assessments
Homework and Assignments
Readings
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
Connexions
Author:
University Of California
University Of California College Prep
AP Investigative labs: An inquiry-base Approach Big Idea 2: Cellular Processes: Energy and Communication
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AP Investigative labs: An inquiry-base Approach Big Idea 2: Cellular Processes: Energy and Communication

Summary and full details of three inquiry-based investigations based on the concept ... (more)

Summary and full details of three inquiry-based investigations based on the concept of cellular processes of energy and communication which include: photosynthesis, cellular respiration, and the movement of molecules across membranes. Questions posed to students on how materials move through membranes of a cell to maintain its dynamic homeostasis and the rate of osmosis and diffusion for plants. (less)

Subject:
Chemistry
Life Science
Physics
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Assessments
Images and Illustrations
Instructional Material
Student Guide
Teaching and Learning Strategies
Provider:
BiosciEdNet (BEN): Digital Library Portal for Teaching and Learning in the Biological Sciences
Provider Set:
BiosciEdNet (BEN): Digital Library Portal for Teaching and Learning in the Biological Sciences
Author:
The College Board The College Board (The College Board;)
AP Physics
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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)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Physics
Education
Material Type:
Full Course
Provider:
ComPADRE Digital Library
M.I.T.
Provider Set:
ComPADRE: Resources for Physics and Astronomy Education
MIT Highlights for High School
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
Accelerated motion in two dimensions
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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)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Material Type:
Readings
Syllabi
Provider:
Rice University
Provider Set:
Connexions
Author:
Sunil Kumar Singh
Accidental Discoveries
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Accidental Discoveries

This segment from Swift: Eyes through Time traces the history military officers ... (more)

This segment from Swift: Eyes through Time traces the history military officers and engineers discovering a strange phenomenon in the sky that astronomers now know are gamma-ray bursts. ***Access to Teacher's Domain content now requires free login to PBS Learning Media. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Chemistry
Geoscience
Physics
Space Science
Material Type:
Video Lectures
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
WPSU
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Teachers' Domain
Author:
NASA
PA Space Grant
WPSU
Accidental Discoveries
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Accidental Discoveries

This lesson will help the students understand that science theories change in ... (more)

This lesson will help the students understand that science theories change in the face of new evidence, but those changes can be slow in coming. (less)

Subject:
Chemistry
Geoscience
Physics
Space Science
Material Type:
Instructional Material
Lesson Plans
Provider:
PBS LearningMedia
Provider Set:
PBS Learning Media: Multimedia Resources for the Classroom and Professional Development
Author:
NASA
PA Space Grant
WPSU
Activity Connections to the Gulf Oil Spill
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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)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Material Type:
Activities and Labs
Provider:
American Forest Foundation
Provider Set:
Project Learning Tree
Advanced Transportation Video
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Advanced Transportation Video

This video provides an overview of the Center for Transportation Technologies and ... (more)

This video provides an overview of the Center for Transportation Technologies and Systems and its research on alternative fuel vehicles and why they have less impact than current fossil fuel-burning cars on the environment. (less)

Subject:
Science and Technology
Material Type:
Video Lectures
Provider:
CLEAN: Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network
Provider Set:
CLEAN: Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network
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