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    • Thumb image for The Rainforest, Raw Materials, and YouResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Rainforest, Raw Materials, and You

      Grades: 5 to 10
      Subjects: Science, Geography, Life Sciences, Agriculture & Natural Resources and 3 additional..
      In this lesson, from PBS Journey into Amazonia, students identify products made with materials that originate in the world s ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      BrainPOP: Ocean Floor

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science
      This website, from BrainPOP, features a short movie about the ocean floor. After viewing the movie, students can test their know...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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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...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Acidic Seas

      Grades: 6, 8 to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Life Sciences, Chemistry
      For years, our oceans have been hard at work absorbing the carbon dioxide that humans create through burning fossil fuels. But a...
      Contributor: KQED
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      Biofuels: Beyond Ethanol

      Grades: 6, 8 to 12
      Subjects: Life Sciences, Chemistry
      For years there's been buzz – both positive and negative – about generating ethanol fuel from corn. Meet the scientists investi...
      Contributor: KQED
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    • Thumb image for State of Thirst: California's Water FutureResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      State of Thirst: California's Water Future

      Grades: 5 to 6, 9 to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Life Sciences, Environmental Issues
      Are we in danger of running out of water? California's population is growing by 600,000 people per year, but much of the state r...
      Contributor: KQED
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    • Thumb image for Map of Middle East Region from Xpeditions AtlasResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Map of Middle East Region from Xpeditions Atlas

      Grades: 1 to 12
      Subjects: Geography, History-Social Science
      This resource, found in the Xpeditions Atlas, is a printable map of the Middle East Region. The maps available in the atlas allo...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for BrainPop Plate TectonicsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      BrainPop Plate Tectonics

      Grades: 3 to 6
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science, Geography, History-Social Science
      BrainPOP is an online health, science, and technology information community for kids. At this site you can view a movie discuss...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Using Venn Diagrams to Compare Two EcosystemsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Using Venn Diagrams to Compare Two Ecosystems

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science, Geography, History-Social Science, Ecology & Ecosystems
      This Xpeditions lesson helps students identify and describe differences between two related ecosystems. Many students believe th...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Inquiry-based Investigations Into Pond Water MicroorganismsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Inquiry-based Investigations Into Pond Water Microorganisms

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Science, Life Sciences, Ecology & Ecosystems
      In these two Access Excellence activities, students investigate the microorganisms found in pond water. In the first activity th...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Power Up!Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Power Up!

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Science, Economics, History-Social Science, Ecology & Ecosystems
      In this Science NetLinks lesson, students compare and contrast different energy sources and the trade-offs of using them. This l...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for African Trees May Be Tied to Lemurs' FateResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      African Trees May Be Tied to Lemurs' Fate

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Science, Geography, Life Sciences, American Democracy and 2 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about how lemurs may be the only animals that can spread the seeds of certain tre...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for BrainPOP VolcanoesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      BrainPOP Volcanoes

      Grades: 3 to 7
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science, Geography, History-Social Science
      BrainPOP is an online health, science, and technology information community for kids. At this site you can view a movie discuss...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Savage Earth Animation: The Hot ZonesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Savage Earth Animation: The Hot Zones

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science
      This PBS resource features an animation that accompanies the PBS online feature Savage Earth. The animation explains how plate...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Animation of the Earth's Plate History

      Grades: 4 to 8, 11 to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science, Geography, Life Sciences, History-Social Science
      Visit this resource provided by the University of California, Berkeley s Museum of Paleontology to see continental positions dur...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for A Matter of StateResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      A Matter of State

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: Science, Chemistry, Physics
      The purpose of this Science NetLinks lesson is to help students understand that particle movement changes as a substance changes...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Mountain Maker, Earth Shaker- You Try It: Plate TectonicsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Mountain Maker, Earth Shaker- You Try It: Plate Tectonics

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Earth & Space Science, Science, Geography, History-Social Science
      This PBS resource features a Shockwave activity that allows students to demonstrate the movement of Earth s plates. It also expl...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for "Z" Is for BiodiversityResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      "Z" Is for Biodiversity

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: Science, Geography, Life Sciences, History-Social Science, Ecology & Ecosystems
      In this article, from the National Wildlife Federation Web site, author Jessica Snyder Sachs explains how understanding plains z...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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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: Science, Geography, Life Sciences, American Democracy and 2 additional..
      In this National Geographic News article, read about ways individuals can help fight global warming. Each household that makes t...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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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: World History, Earth & Space Science, Science, Geography, History-Social Science
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students research the landscapes, climates, and animal life of the polar regions. They then interview...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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