Leveraging Online Maps to Teach Next Generation Standards in Earth Science. Using onlne maps to aggregate good teaching resources Roger Palmer Bishop Dunne Catholic School Dept Chair [email protected] The Next Generation Standards:.
Using onlne maps to aggregate good teaching resources
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guide student knowledge toward a scientific and coherent view of the natural sciences
focus on a limited number of core ideas… to avoid shallow coverage and allow teachers and students to explore each idea in greater depth.
encouragelearning science and engineering via integration of content knowledge to scientific inquiry and engineering design.
Map button opens a great search tool and map view
Think iTunes for spatial data but for free (public accounts)
This online system has encouraged many government
agencies to publish their data in this one location.
Project BudBurst. 2013. Project BudBurst: An online database of plant phenological observations. Project BudBurst, Boulder, Colorado. Available: http://www.budburst.org; Community Attribution: http://budburst.org/attribution.php; Accessed: April 14, 2013.