This graphic organizer may be used to help students analyze the processes and components of Earth System phenomena.
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NASA Worldview is a free online visualization tool that is a great launchpad for learners who are new (or veteran) users of satellite data.
Be a Scientist: The GLOBE Program encourages you to use
This video provides tips for teachers on helping students make sense of data to help them understand and work with data.
Explore and connect to the GLOBE Weather protocol bundle.
Explore and connect to the GLOBE Water Cycle protocol bundle.
Explore and connect to the GLOBE Rivers and Lakes protocol bundle.
Helping students build their understanding of Earth's spheres and how they are connected is difficult. Review the graphics to help identify the parts of the Earth System and the processes that connect them at the local, regional, and global scales.
The Geosphere is associated with solid portions of the Earth. It includes the continental and oceanic crust and all other layers of the Earth's interior. This includes all rocks, sediments and soils, surface landforms and the processes that shape the Earth's surface.
Explore using units for calculations with Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI). NDVI is a ratio of different light wavelength reflectance which can be used to map the density of green vegetation.