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Young Voices for the Planet DVD in our online store includes 8 films where students speak out and take action on climate change.
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Classroom Tools to Explore the Past, Present and Future of Climate Change

Welcome to the online resources for our ever-popular NSTA workshop! This web portal is intended to provide the web links and additional information to those who attended our workshop at a recent NSTA convention.

Workshop Resources

Powerpoint slideshow

Members download PowerPoint Presentation

Activities:

CO2 Sources and Sinks

Paleoclimates and Pollen

Thermal Expansion and Sea Level Rise

Mapping Ancient Coastlines

Additional Resources
Climate and Global Change Classroom Activities from Windows to the Universe

Climate and Global Change section of Windows to the Universe

LEARN: Atmospheric Science Explorers

The Climate Discovery Teacherís Guide

National Center for Atmospheric Research

MILAGRO Education Portal (about studying air pollution)

Presenter Information

Sandra Henderson (contact)
Lisa Gardiner (contact)
Becca Hatheway
Randy Russell
Roberta Johnson
David Mastie
Jennifer Bergman
Marina LaGrave
Last modified March 13, 2006 by Lisa Gardiner.

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Learn about Earth and space science, and have fun while doing it! The games section of our online store includes a climate change card game and the Traveling Nitrogen game!

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Windows to the Universe, a project of the National Earth Science Teachers Association, is sponsored in part is sponsored in part through grants from federal agencies (NASA and NOAA), and partnerships with affiliated organizations, including the American Geophysical Union, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Earth System Information Partnership, the American Meteorological Society, the National Center for Science Education, and TERC. The American Geophysical Union and the American Geosciences Institute are Windows to the Universe Founding Partners. NESTA welcomes new Institutional Affiliates in support of our ongoing programs, as well as collaborations on new projects. Contact NESTA for more information. NASA ESIP NCSE HHMI AGU AGI AMS NOAA