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Featured Lesson Plans and Story Maps

Grade Level: 6-8 , 9-12

This story map is intended to be used with students who have access to a computing device in a 1:1 or 1:2 setting. Using various visualizations (i.e., images, charts, and graphs), students will explore changes in sea ice extent as it relates to other spheres within the Earth System.

Grade Level: 6-8 , 9-12

Students develop and test a hypothesis about how albedo affects temperature.

Grade Level: 6-8 , 9-12

Students analyze map visualizations representing the amount of Sun’s energy received on the Earth as indicated by the amount that is reflected back to space, known as “albedo”.