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Freely available units on plate tectonics, natural hazards, ecosystems and biodiversity, climate change, and more. Learn more.
These 2-4 day lessons, using citizen and community science data sets and the FieldScope platform, aim to support middle and high school students in working with real-world data. Topics include invasive species, species range, light pollution, plastic pollution, plant phenology, water quality, and healthy streams and rivers. Learn more.
The FieldScope platform allows for interactive mapping and graphing citizen and community science data (upper elementary to high school). Learn more.
These units focus on the social and scientific aspects of the COVID-19 virus (all levels). Learn more.
This is a garden-based engineering unit in which students design trellises to support pea plants. Students consider how to design and build trellises that will stay stable and support peas as they climb (elementary). Learn more.
The goal of these materials is to help students learn strategies that they can use to evaluate the health-related information that they see or hear in the media. Learn more.