• AP Environmental Science

    I am going to be putting together an AP Environmental Science class for 2011. Does anyone have tips, experiments, texts, that work for them? My director had told me to ask what is working for agriculture teachers.   ...
    Annette Weeks
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  • Erosion Challenge Project

    I have a group of students in a new Ag Science course this year that they weren't anticipating taking, so motivating them on certain topics has been a bit of a challenge. They do really well with projects that they ca...
    Taylor Clifford
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  • Environmental Science curriculum

    Good Morning!!! Next semester, (roughly the end of January) I will be teaching an Environmental Science class with roughly 22 students. I have never taught this class, nor has it ever existed in my school, so I am loo...
    Kelly Wilcox
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  • Wildlife Management Final Project

    I was wondering if anyone has ever done a large final project in a wildlife management type of class. I want to have it more in depth than just a research paper. I was thinking having more displays and tracks, sounds,...
    Carlie Bossard
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  • Raising Catfish

    We have raised fish before but never Catfish in our Greenhouse tank.  Algae has always been an issue but with Catfish I'm not sure what we could add to the tank to help keep it cleaner... Suggestions?   Thanks!
    Lindsay Spurrier
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  • Soil Pudding Lab

    Just wanted to share a revision to the soil pudding lab I did last year. This years incorporates a variety of questions in regards to text dependent questions.
    Pebbles Lacross
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  • Proficiency In the Classroom

    I have tried to introduce proficiency in the beginning and middle of the school year. But can't gain student's interest. What do other teachers do? What are the benefits for a student to complete one?
    Sara Colombe
    created by Sara Colombe
  • FrackNation?

    Hi All! I'm planning on showing FrackNation and GasLand as part of my Environmental Science class. Does anyone have resources that they have used with those videos in the past? Thanks! Katrina
    Katrina Swinehart
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  • New Natural Resources/Environmental Sciences course

    I am looking to start a natural resources/environmental sciences course, either semester or year long. Looking for curriculum, sequence of content, etc. Any helpful hints and ideas are greatly appreciated!
    Taylor Zobel
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  • Urban Forestry Webquest

    This is a great webquest about Urban Forestry http://www.uwsp.edu/cnr/leaf/Educators/lg_urban.aspx#Urban_forests_are_an_important_resource_in_Wisconsin._   Great information.
    Emily Picard
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  • End of Unit Game Creation?

    Does anyone have a rubric and/or criteria for an end of unit game creation? Next week is benchmark testing at our school. We are at the end of the Environmental Science unit, so it is time to give them an evaluation g...
    Robin McLean
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  • Biomes Labs

    I am developing a unit for Biomes in a 9th grade Environmental Science course, and I'm having trouble coming up with activities or labs that would best fit into this unit.  I'm planning to teach in early to mid Februa...
    Alex Youst
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  • Free online game to teach social, economic and environmental sustainability - Journey 2050

    I was introduced to Journey 2050 the other day, and I wanted to share it with you guys. It's a free online game built around farming in three different scenarios - Kenya, India and Canada. It kind of reminds me of Far...
    Julie Fritsch
    created by Julie Fritsch
  • Soil erosion project

    I Have been doing a unit on soil erosion and the techniques farmers can use to stop erosion. I would like to do a hands on project at the end of the unit. I am looking for any ideas. Thank you.
    Heidi Doyle
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  • Natural Resources Suggestions?

    Hi all -   I am student teaching in Minnesota this spring and will be teaching a course on Natural Resources for a group of about 25 students. I am looking to put together a good 12 weeks of content that students enj...
    Heidie Sloot
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  • Compass reading activity

    So I did this activity with my Natural Resources class today and they loved it. They went on a 'scavenger hunt' using the coordinates/directions on the sheet and they had to use a compass to get to those positions. At...
    Carlie Bossard
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  • Forestry Curriculum?

    Hello, I am a first year teacher and am teaching Forestry to a very small class (4 total); who aren't that excited about being in the class anyway. Does anyone have any curriculum they wouldn't mind sharing, project i...
    Michelle Preslar
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  • Land Management Unit

    I am going to teach a unit of land/soil management in my natural resources class and I need some suggestions for topics and activities to cover. These were some of the topics I was thinking of doing:   Soil character...
    Carlie Bossard
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  • Soil Unit - Part One

    Please find the first five documents and power points for my soil unit attached.
    Mary Robinson
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  • Public Lands Vacation

    Creating a project for my students in Natural Resources that asks them to plan a vacation through some of the public lands in the U.S. (National Forests/Parks/Monuments/etc...) as well as some other things "natural re...
    Kathryn Justus
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