The concept of energy is central to all the science disciplines, seamlessly connecting science, technology, and mathematics. For high school and upper middle school teachers, this compendium comprises inquiry-based activities, lesson plans, and case studies designed to help teach increased awareness of energy, environmental concepts, and the related issues.Wise Energy for Virginia offers an interactive website (http:// wiseenergyforvirginia.org/the-coal-cycle) with some of the ... Strip-mining processes impact the geosphere through the removal of large amounts of rock and soil to retrieve coal. ... Students can investigate the harmful effects of mining with the Muffin Mining activity, in which they attempt to retrieve ... found on the Earth Day Network (http://edu.earthday.org/sites/default/ files/Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining_Lesson Plan.pdf).
|Title||:||Fuel for Thought|
|Publisher||:||NSTA Press - 2011|