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 Tuesday, 01 July 2014
Tuesday, 01 July 2014 10:43:10 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 6th grade | animations | deep sea vents | earthquakes | Games | interactive | Moible Laptop Assignments | oceans | plate boundaries | plate tectonics | volcanoes )

First plate boundaries interactive, use to illustrate motion at boundary. Has a labeling the plates & identifying the motion of the plates at the boundaries "game"

http://www.learner.org/interactives/dynamicearth/plate.html

Second plate boundaries interactive .... Explore how plate boundaries effect your world ... use to fill in Examples of Events. THEN answer the two questions on your handout

http://www.amnh.org/ology/features/plates/?TB_iframe=true&height=500&width=750

Explore life along the Deep Sea Vents:

http://www.amnh.org/explore/ology/earth/?fid=29463

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 Friday, 27 June 2014
Friday, 27 June 2014 09:12:54 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 6th grade | Alternative Energy Information | Atmosphere | energy | Energy | farming | Info on Energy Sources | mapping | Natural Resources | oceans | project | water / water cycle | graphs )

Graphs Related to GHG Emissions http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/ghgemissions/global.html

World GHG Emissions flow chart search results http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=green+house+gas+emissions+flow+chart&qpvt=green+house+gas+emissions+flow+chart&FORM=IGRE#a

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Friday, 27 June 2014 08:57:58 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 6th grade | Atmosphere | drought | El Nino | energy | erosion | farming | land use maps | mapping | project | river | water / water cycle | weather )

Yearly following of areas with droughts within the US (color coded map) droughtmonitor.unl.edu

Historical records of temperatures within the US (organized by state & congressional district) temperaturetrends.org

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Friday, 27 June 2014 08:46:27 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 6th grade | Alternative Energy Information | energy | Energy | Info on Energy Sources | Natural Resources )

TemperatureTrends.org shows historical trends in temperature by state & congressional district

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 Wednesday, 04 June 2014
Wednesday, 04 June 2014 14:04:48 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( Beginning of the Year )

 The following three items will be given in class on Aug. 13 (note, the Course Description file has not changed from last year):

  1. FischerCourseDescription12-13.pdf (175.14 KB)
  2. BHLabSafetyContractV08-1.pdf (343.11 KB)
  3. UpdatedStudentDataSheet.pdf (168.45 KB)

 

Click here for a printable list of required materials (shopping list; the list also is in the Course Description)

Click here for suggestions regarding backpacks & organizing your student.

 

Homework for this week: Please see our homework calendar!

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 Sunday, 01 June 2014
Sunday, 01 June 2014 10:34:37 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( GIS | land use maps | mapping | minerals, rocks, rock cycle | Natural Resources )

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5hj7DiB9ZJc&list=PLnlw1PCFV_TAbr8AJXC0gw1ByNp5T8PAb&index=55

Info about using Google Earth & USGS geologic maps .kmz files (at VirtualFieldWork.org), with elevation profile tool & topography related to underlying geology

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C7vtxPFIQCk&index=58&list=PLnlw1PCFV_TAbr8AJXC0gw1ByNp5T8PAb

Explanation about how geologic maps are made & used (shows field work)in Brown County Bedrock Mapping

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-p1txxthYj8&index=59&list=PLnlw1PCFV_TAbr8AJXC0gw1ByNp5T8PAb

Bulletin uwgb.edu/nas/
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 Thursday, 01 May 2014
Thursday, 01 May 2014 09:23:41 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( animations | evolution | fossils | Games | interactive | plate tectonics | dinosaurs | geologic time )
 Tuesday, 01 April 2014
Tuesday, 01 April 2014 09:30:34 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 7th grade | body system | bones | Games | interactive | Moible Laptop Assignments )

Bones:

 

Skeleton (name that bone tutorial): http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/health/anatomy/skeleton/Skeleton_tutorial.htm

 

Muscles:

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 Friday, 14 March 2014
Friday, 14 March 2014 11:18:26 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 7th grade | evolution | fossils | Moible Laptop Assignments )

Geologic Timeline

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/evolution/change/deeptime/index.html

 

(copy & paste into browser) 

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 Saturday, 01 February 2014
Saturday, 01 February 2014 09:43:33 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 7th grade | fossils | Games | geologic time | interactive | minerals, rocks, rock cycle | oceans )

JOIDES Resolution links about Microfossils (has fact sheet, & matching game similar to tetris) http://joidesresolution.org/node/794

 

 

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