Uses Mars and a lava flow in 1906 to explain how the earth's magnetic field works.
Students determine longitude and latitude using the Sun's shadow and an online calculator, then investigate ocean surface currents effect on drifting objects. Includes pre and post assessment, student investigation, and answer keys.
Online student guide for Ocean Motion: Lesson 1 "Navigating the Ocean".
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Earth's Magnetic Field.
Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
Students will look at the potential of human magnetoreception, look up their local magnetic declination, and brainstorm the cause of the magnetic pole shift.
Using the Antarctic science research being completed by ANDRILL, students will learn through personal scientist accounts how they determine the age of rocks and connect it to Earth's climate history. Students will then manipulate a simulation to see the impact climate change will have on the Antarctic ice sheet.
Solar storms caused by changes in the sun's magnetic field can be harmful to human activities.
Learn how bad space weather from solar storms can affect systems on Earth and how scientists are monitoring potential problems.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Earth's Shape and Earth's Magnetic Field. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
An interactive computer model that shows when and how Earth's magetic field flips.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Earth's Magnetic Field.