Author: Bethany

Secondary Science Teacher

Bad Astronomy Blog

Have you guys seen this blog: Bad Astronomy?   It’s got some amazing pictures and is written by Discover Magazine (so I’m pretty sure it’s a realiable source!). I like it because it’s different than regular sources.   I would…

Pearson Prentice Earth Science Resources

PHSCHOOL This website is actually a textbook companion site.   However, it has great explanations, diagrams, animations, and activities that help pull the students into the content.   I use this website to reinforce ideas that we have covered in…

Arctic Coastal Erosion

Wave Erosion Along the Beaufort Sea This website has a decent (not awesome, but good) time lapse video that shows coastal erosion taking place in Northern Alaska.   This shows the students that erosion can actually happen surprisingly fast.  …

National Snow and Ice Data Center

National Snow and Ice Data Center   This website has a few different Google Earth files that you can downloa0d. These images show different aspects of the cryosphere including sea ice cover, soil moisture and snow cover.   These images…