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Jul 20, 2015 by Julie Walker

Hear what people are saying about the new Chesapeake Bay Ecosystem Atlas and its companion Atlas Teacher’s Guide developed by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Chesapeake Environmental Communications, and download a free copy for yourself!

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Climate change field investigations - teacher workshop opportunity

Jul 09, 2015 by Julie Walker

Climate change is happening. How can we engage our students in learning more about—and measuring—the effects of shifting conditions on our natural resources? Come to this workshop to test some new field investigations for middle and high school students.  ​ These are all outdoor activities students can use to investigate their schoolyards and other areas, to understand how climate change is affecting wildlife, plants, and habitats. The lessons offer ways to apply NGSS science practices, integrate STEM and environmental literacy with other disciplines, inspire stewardship actions and participate in citizen science, and get outside!

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