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    • Thumb image for "Z" Is for BiodiversityResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      "Z" Is for Biodiversity

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems, Geography
      In this article, from the National Wildlife Federation Web site, author Jessica Snyder Sachs explains how understanding plains z...
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      Your Carbon Diet

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science, Chemistry, History-Social Science and 5 additional..
      In this PBS interactive activity, students learn about carbon emissions and how to conserve energy at home. They go on a virtual...
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    • Thumb image for You Can Fight Global Warming, Authors UrgeResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      You Can Fight Global Warming, Authors Urge

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Science, History-Social Science, Life Sciences and 2 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about ways individuals can help fight global warming. Each household that makes t...
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      Yellowstone Volcano: Is "The Beast" Building to a Violent Tantrum?

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, American Democracy, Science, History-Social Science, Geography
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the active volcano at Yellowstone National Park. When the volcano blew 6,40...
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      Wrapper Roundup

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: American Democracy, Science, History-Social Science
      Part of The Rotten Truth - About Garbage, this experiment is designed to make students more aware of the packaging in products...
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      Worm Composting Basics

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: English-Language Arts, Science, Life Sciences, Reading Comprehension
      This resource, from the Cornell Waste Management Institute, provides information about worm composting, including materials to u...
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    • Thumb image for Worm Bins Turn Kitchen Scraps into CompostResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Worm Bins Turn Kitchen Scraps into Compost

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Science, History-Social Science, Life Sciences and 2 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about worm composting. Bacteria and other organisms break down food scraps buried...
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    • Thumb image for Why Was South Asia Hard Hit by Major Quake?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Why Was South Asia Hard Hit by Major Quake?

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, American Democracy, Science, History-Social Science, Geography
      In this National Geographic News article, read about the tectonic setting of South Asia. A continental collision zone, the area ...
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    • Thumb image for Why the Earth Shakes: Seismic ScienceResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Why the Earth Shakes: Seismic Science

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science
      This Exploratorium resource focuses on earthquakes. The illustrated module walks students through plate tectonics, fault types, ...
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    • Thumb image for Whole Lotta' Lava: Creating Volcanology Reports Modeled After Meteorological News SegmentsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Whole Lotta' Lava: Creating Volcanology Reports Modeled After Meteorological News Segments

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, English-Language Arts, Science, Career & Technical Ed and 4 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students learn about the most recent research in the field of volcanol...
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    • Thumb image for When Mistletoe Attacks: Investigating a Forest ParasiteResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      When Mistletoe Attacks: Investigating a Forest Parasite

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Science, History-Social Science, Life Sciences, Geography
      In this National Geographic News article, read about mistletoe. The popular Christmas plant is actually a parasite that can dama...
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    • Thumb image for When Life Gives You Lava . . .Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      When Life Gives You Lava . . .

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science, History-Social Science, World History, Economics
      This Marketplace feature, from American Public Media, focuses on Goma, Congo, a town that was devastated in 2002 when a volcano ...
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    • Thumb image for When is a Pool Not a Pool?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      When is a Pool Not a Pool?

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems, Geography
      In this article, from the National Wildlife Federation Web site, Mark Cheater writes about vernal pools, habitats that come and ...
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      What's in a Graph?

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Science, Mathematics
      The purpose of this Science NetLinks lesson is to help students understand data tables and graphs. They explore the guidelines f...
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    • Thumb image for What is the Northern Forest?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      What is the Northern Forest?

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Science, History-Social Science, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems, Geography
      In this resource, from the National Wildlife Federation Web site, learn about the trees that make up the unique ecosystem known ...
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    • Thumb image for What Happened to Whom?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      What Happened to Whom?

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Earth's Resources, Earth & Space Science, Science, History-Social Science and 2 additional..
      This Xpeditions lesson asks students to consider the natural disasters that might occur near their homes and to determine where ...
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    • Thumb image for What Do You Know About Biodiversity?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      What Do You Know About Biodiversity?

      Grades: 3 to 6
      Subjects: Science, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
      This page, from the American Museum of Natural History, features a quiz on biodiversity. After completing the quiz, visitors can...
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    • Thumb image for What Do People Know About the Arctic and Antarctic?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      What Do People Know About the Arctic and Antarctic?

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science, History-Social Science, Geography, World History
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students research the landscapes, climates, and animal life of the polar regions. They then interview...
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    • Thumb image for What Can You Say About the Climate of These Cities?Resource Type: Document

      What Can You Say About the Climate of These Cities?

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Science, Weather, Climate & Atmosphere, History-Social Science, Geography
      This student reproducible, from an Xpeditions lesson, guides students as they analyze a climograph from an unknown U.S. city by ...
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      Whale Birth Decline Tied to Global Warming, Study Says

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, Science, History-Social Science, Life Sciences and 2 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about how rising sea-surface temperatures may be harming the reproductive success...
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