Category: Environment & Ecology

Volcano Wakes Up!

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The human language and design remain different from that of other living creatures on Earth. All these are the science process skills contained in the Framework. Foreign language students translated speeches and interpreted during debates, and art students designed logos, posters, and delegation signs. Relevant research on alternative activities is found both in basic research on the causes and correlates of delinquency and in evaluations of prevention programs involving these activities.
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Clean Air and Water (Global Issues)

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They are also legal experts in their use. Washington, DC: National Academy of Sciences. 1986 Neighborhood-Based Crime Prevention: Assessing the Efficacy of Community Organizing in Chicago. Everyone must read this book, understand it and live it if we are to leave anything to our children and grandchildren.” "What ails us is deeper than what's easily measurable by economics or science. Students explore through class discussion the need for social order and the concept of social obligations.
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The Manatee Scientists: Saving Vulnerable Species

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In contrast to many of the other intermediate sanctions, drug courts attempt to combine increased surveillance with treatment. Many of the materials needed are available in Spanish. DCPS MAJOR SYSTEM PRIORITIES: Achievement, Standard English, Bilingualism, Intergroup Relations. A special lesson on factors is included to help make teaching factors, controls, and variables easy. In addition, the project builds interpersonal intelligence by providing many opportuni-ties for collaboration and cooperation.
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Eyewitness Desert (Eyewitness Videos)

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In general, DOJ-funded programs do a better job of using than creating knowledge. An understanding of biology means an understanding of how humans function and interact with the other organisms around them. The project has proved to be an effective way to keep these children present and motivated toward achieving tangible goals. There is a useful section with guidance on where to go to enjoy Scotland's forests - not just quiet forests but events ranging from arts and music to motor sport!
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Life in the Oceans (Life in the...)

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We are asking people to collect spiders in their homes and gardens, fill out a simple data sheet about their collection, and send or bring the spiders and forms to the Natural History Museum. The ease with which Europeans subdued Native Americans fueled the belief that Europeans weresuperior, but, as Diamond showed, if anythingwas superior, it was the ecosystems of the Old World. Hands-on activities and teacher guidance assure student success. Thus, while the earliest use of “anthropocentric” given in the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) ( Oxford University Press 2000– ) is 1863, in fact the term was in use within Christian theology previously, as in Hundeshagen 1855.
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Deserts (Habitats (Buddy Books))

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According to Brian McNab (1978), the sloth "almost appears to regulate its rate of metabolism by varying body temperature, whereas most endotherms [warm-blooded animals — mammals and birds] regulate body temperature by varying the rate of metabolism." S. zip code directory (available at the post office), poster boards or display boards, state information books, and art materials. Eck and David Weisburd (eds.) Crime and Place. Computational Chemistry (COM): A study that applies the discipline and techniques of computer science and mathematics to solve large and complex problems in Chemistry.
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Here Is the Wetland (Web of Life)

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It would be useful to study more closely the interaction of objective and spiritual language in nineteenth-century science, beginning with Darwin’s use of Nature as a god term. Key databases include: Bonnet, X., Brischoux, F., Pearson, D. & Rivalan, P. (2009). Her parents didn’t buy it, and neither did she. The protective ozone layer hangs 10 to 50 kilometers above the Earth's surface. Our environmental crisis, he asserts, is because we have failed to recognize the spiritual nature of the planet.
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Protecting Food Chains

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It's an effective "indicator species" because it's adversely affected by run-off, like road salts and agricultural chemicals--that make it into a stream without being visible. nQuire-it is a platform to join, create, and share citizen science missions with people around the world. I was led back to Whitman and his contemporaries in American poetry through my study of conceptual metaphors in ecology, a study that gradually morphed into a preoccupation with “ecopoetics.” Instead of looking for influences and forerunners of environmentalism in literature from various periods, I gravitated toward a form of study that attempted a more radical investigation into the possibilities and limits of human creativity, a study of how we use language to figure out our relationship to the earth, the study of poiesis as a kind of making that honors the search for beauty and meaning in human exchanges with nature.
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Insects and Spiders (100 Facts You Should Know)

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How It Works: Biography is a cross-curricular project which introduces students to varied research techniques, including specialized software, encyclopedias, books, periodicals and the Internet. Remember: you need to convert all of them to the SAME unit (m for example) & then use the phrase "King Henry died by drinking chocolate milk" to help you move the decimals. Situated within the Clyde-Muirshiel Regional Park, Lochwinnoch is one of the few remaining wetland sites in west Scotland.
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California Condor (21st Century Skills Library: Road to

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This is the right stage for further strengthening value inculcation, habit formation, and development of commitment towards protecting the environment. Butterflies are unique indicators of the state of the environment because of their rapid lifecycles and high sensitivity to environmental conditions. At the 17th Congress of Parties of the Convention on Illegal Trade in Endangered Species (CITES CoP17) in Johannesburg, a side event reinforced the fact that leopards (Panthera pardus) need to stay in the spotlight and remain a conservation priority.
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