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Looking for Deann Bucher and Scott Allen's NCSS presentation materials? Here is a link to their site.

General ideas for curriculum below:

 

AMS logo with two weather instruments

The American Meteorological Society Education - The American Meteorological Society (AMS) Education Program promotes the teaching of atmospheric, oceanographic, and hydrologic sciences through pre-college teacher training and instructional resource material development. It also promotes instructional innovation at the introductory college course level, hence the K-13 designation for the program. All programs promote activity directed towards greater human resource diversity in the sciences AMS represents.


Annenberg LearnerThe Power of Place:  Geography in the 21st Century -   teaches the geographic skills and concepts that are necessary to understand the world. Geography educators and content experts from around the globe shed light on the physical, human, political, historical, economic, and cultural factors that affect people and natural environments. Maps, animation, and academic commentary bring into focus case studies from 50 sites in 36 countries.  The series also has information on specifically which National Geography standards are targeted and taught by each video within the series.



Real World Math

Real World Math - Useful for both teachers and students.  Real World Math is a collection of free math activities for Google Earth designed for students and educators. Mathematics is much more than a set  of problems in a textbook.  In the virtual world of Google Earth, concepts and challenges can be presented in a meaningful way that portray the usefulness of the ideas.