Author: dawn

Electromagnetic Spectrum Internet Guide

http://science.hq.nasa.gov/kids/imagers/ems/ems.html This is a website at the NASA kids page about the electromagnetic spectrum. I introduce the electromagnetic spectrum during our study of the atmosphere but then I come back to it during our astronomy unit. I consider electromagnetic radiation…

PhET Interactive Simulations; Adiabatic Processes

Seriously, everyone should check out the PhET Interactive Simulations website from the University of Colorado at Boulder. I was amazed! I love this website! http://phet.colorado.edu/ I chose the online animations, Earth Science, and gas laws for this assignment but there…

Jetstream- Online School for Weather

I found this site while I was searching for online energy transfer animations. What I REALLY love about the site is that for each topic there is a link to a lab or activity. The labs are all written out…

Tides (Earth, Moon, Sun) Animation

I really like this tide animation sponsored by the Office of Naval Research/Science and Technology Focus. The animation shows the effects of the sun and moon on the Earth’s tides. The website includes information and resources regarding the Earth’s oceans…