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Fairly Simple Geology Exercises
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This is a collection of 18 geology exercises that are designed for ...

This is a collection of 18 geology exercises that are designed for teachers with little or no geology background. Each exercise includes relevant background information, complete instructions, student handouts and answer keys. Topics include rock and mineral identification, Bowen's reaction series, crystal models, topographic maps, earthquakes, groundwater, oil exploration, plate tectonics and more.

Subject:
Geology
Hydrology
Material Type:
Teaching/Learning Strategy
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NAGT Cutting Edge (SERC)
Skidmore College
Author:
Barbara Thomas
John Thomas
The Lifestyle Project
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This innovative project offers a way for students to learn about environmental ...

This innovative project offers a way for students to learn about environmental alternatives by modifying their own lifestyles. It is a three-week exercise for students to reduce their impact on the environment by changing the way in which they live from day to day. This website contains an article about the Lifestyle Project and all the materials needed to teach the project. Materials include a baseline quiz, worksheets, energy facts and figures, and an Excel spreadsheet for students to calculate their energy use. By participating in this project, students will gain first hand insights about energy conservation, water conservation and waste reduction.

Subject:
Environmental Science
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Teaching/Learning Strategy
Provider:
NAGT Cutting Edge (SERC)
Skidmore College
Author:
John Thomas
Karin Kirk