Pika Models + Climate Change Lesson Plan

BAESI's new "Pika Models + Climate Change" lesson plan is designed for high school biology, environmental science, and Earth science classes, but can be easily adapted for other grades and non-formal education settings, as well. It is aligned to NGSS & Common Core...

Excellent Weather + Climate Resources

American Meteorological Society page of weather resources, with many items useful to teaching. Good links to National Weather Service (NWS) resources, also. Geostationary Satellite Server from NOAA: Wonderful imagery from the GOES National Weather Service (NWS):...

All Points North: Climate + Climate Solutions Workshop 2016

July 11: Day 1 Dr. Cordero's Sessions Introduction to BAESI and the Green Ninja (downloads a .PDF file) Science Slides (opens a Google Drive .PDF) Brief Science Slides (downloads a .PDF file) Energy Tracker Curriculum (downloads a .PPT file) ET-7 Power Meter Activity...

Earth and Human Activity Workshop Resources

BAESI Earth and Human Activity Flyer - May 14, 2016 The following electronic resources were utilized for this workshop: Lesson-3.12a-introduction-to-environmental-impact-analysis-scaffold: .docx, .pdf Lesson-3.14a-read-travel-and-explore-scaffold: .docx, .pdf...

The Nature of Science Card Game

This group activity analyzes common views about science. Teaching the Nature of Science (.PDF) BAESI Nature of Science Handout (.DOC) Card Exchange Statements and Categories - to Print (.DOC) Nature of Science activity steps (.PPT)

Are We Related? An Evolution Memory Game

In this activity, students explore incidents of homology in nature and analyze similarities and differences in body structures of animals. Are We Related? Lesson plan (.PDF) Are We Related? Student worksheet (.PDF) Birds and T-rex: Evidence (.PDF) Sharks and Rays:...

Examining Mass Extinctions on Earth

In this activity, students read several articles on specific ages of the Earth and the mass extinction events which concluded them. The articles discuss the time period, types of life present, and the causes and consequences of the mass extinction event. Students then...

The Paleontology Portal

This excellent resource features famous fossils, a photo gallery, North American state and time maps, career information, K-12 teacher resources, interviews, curriculum, lectures, and more! The Paleontology Portal