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Selected Science Education Conferences

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Selected Labs and Activities -- Weather and Climate

New York Science Teacher Earth Science Share-a-Thon: Meteorology
     Climate and Water Cycle

From Charles Burrows (East Ramapo CSD):
    Meteorology
    Climate and Insolation

From a DLESE search

"Weather Forecasting" http://ofcn.org/cyber.serv/academy/ace/sci/cecsci/cecsci184.html

"Weather Variables Lab" http://www.union.edu/PUBLIC/GEODEPT/hollocher/pedagogy/K-12_labs/Labs/CH1/CH1.htm

"Surface Meteorological Observation System" http://avc.comm.nsdlib.org/cgi-bin/wiki_grade_interface.pl?Surface_Meteorological_Observation_System

"Cloud Formation: A Cloud in a Bottle" http://www.union.edu/PUBLIC/GEODEPT/hollocher/pedagogy/K-12_labs/Labs/BBML1/BBML1.htm

"Types of Clouds" http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/weather/2.html

"Remote Sensing Using Satellites" http://www.comet.ucar.edu/nsflab/index.htm

"EarthStorm Student projects" http://earthstorm.ocs.ou.edu/for_students/projects.php

"The Measurement of All Things: Atmosphere Detectives" (NASA Connect) http://connect.larc.nasa.gov/connect_bak/pdf/measure.detect.guides.pdf

"Data Analysis and Measurement: Ahead, Above the Clouds" (NASA CONNECT) http://connect.larc.nasa.gov/connect_bak/pdf/00_4.pdf

"El Nino: Making Sense of the Weather" http://kids.earth.nasa.gov/archive/nino/intro.html
 

Other

"Global Warming: Probabilities, Uncertainties & Units Used to Quantify Climate Change" by Wendy Van Norden
     "Ice Off Date"
 

"Heating Different Earth Materials" http://www.earth2class.org/er/teachers/resources/heatingmaterialslab.php

"Cloud Types" http://www.earth2class.org/er/students/Cloud%20types.pdf

"Composition of Air" by Rosemarie Sanders

"Hurricane Katrina" by Dawn Sherwood
     "Hurricane Katrina Lab Solutions"

"Natural Disaster Preparedness Project" by Katherine Sheehan

"Observing Weather: Making the Invisible Visible" http://www.earth2class.org/er/teachers/other/Making%20the%20Invisible%20Visible.ppt

"Satellite Oceanography" http://www.earth2class.org/er/teachers/other/Satellite%20Oceanography.ppt


"Satellite Oceanography Investigations" http://www.earth2class.org/er/teachers/other/Satellite%20oceanography%20investigations.doc

"Understanding Isobars" http://www.earth2class.org/er/teachers/t2t/isobar..ppt


 

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