World Resources Institute
The World Resources Institute (WRI) is an environmental think tank that goes beyond research to find practical ways to protect the earth and improve people’s lives. Topic areas include: climate, energy and transport; governance and access; markets and...
Climate Change and Global Warming
A good introduction to terms and issues. "Global warming and climate change is looked at in this section of the global issues web site. Introduced are some of the effects of climate change. In addition, this section attempts to provide insights into what...
Creating an Environment for Excellence
Teachers' attitudes and perceptions about workplace climate and job-related tasks are important elements in creating an environment of excellence. Using a framework for teaching and learning in K-12 classrooms, the author examines factors that lead to teacher...
Earth Science Labs
Grade 9-Grade 10
This comprehensive collection of earth science labs integrate faith with academic excellence. Download 110+ lab sheets for a full year's high school earth science course. An index organizes labs by chapter titles in the text Glencoe McGraw Hill's text, Earth...
Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
Read technical papers, reports, presentations and information released regarding climate change research underway in this field of global interest.
Grade 2-Grade 8
Map Skills takes a grade-by-grade approach to teaching students how to interpret and learn from maps and globes, a fundamental content theme found in nearly every state’s academic standards. Topics/Skills include: symbols, map keys, boundaries, map scale...
NAD Social Studies Curriculum Guide 9-12
Grade 9-Grade 12
This curriculum guide was designed for teachers of Grades 9-12 Social Studies courses. It includes rationale, goals, skills list, and a scope and sequence for each major subtopic: US Government, US History, World History, World Geography, Economics, Multicultural...
The relationship between perspectives of spiritual care and organizational climate in Seventh-day Adventist baccalaureate nursing programs in North America
Problem: Climate research in nursing education settings is lacking. The purpose of this study was to explore the relationship between perspectives of spiritual care held by students and faculty in Seventh-day Adventist baccalaureate nursing programs...
The Significance of Geography in Other Disciplines
The study of geography is closely related to the study of human life. Alexander Job explores the relationship between human culture and the natural environment and shares correlations between geography and other disciplines. Discussed are physical geography,...
US Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) for Educators
Access research reports, images, and media, or download educational resources such as the climate literacy framework and a wildlife and wildlands toolkit, "an interagency project to provide information for students and educators about the impact of climate...
Grade 9-Grade 12
A great interactive lesson on earth science dating. Virtual Dating contains two options as well as a demonstration version. Virtual Dating Isochron for rocks and minerals; Virtual Dating Radiocarbon (Carbon-14); Virtual Dating Demo If you just want to do a...
Weather and Seasons Unit Plan
"In this unit, students learn about weather conditions, seasonal changes in the weather where they live, and safety during various weather conditions. Students learn that weather changes from day to day. They learn about factors that affect weather including...
Grade 5-Grade 8
This website contains fun facts about climates in the world. Koeppen's climate classification (tropical, dry, temperate, cold and polar) is shown on an interactive color-coded map.