Gr. 6; Gr. 7; Gr. 8; Gr. Middle school
Activities and Labs
Environmental science--Experiments; Ecology--Experiments; Atmospheric physics--Experiments;
--Demonstrate that particulate air pollution can be invisible to the eye.
--Students will collect and observe particulate matter.
--Students will identify pollen grains and make their own pollen map for Davenport.
-- Students will collect and interpret local environmental maps.
--Students will investigate health risks involved in polluted air.
National Science Education Standards:
- Standard A: Students will conduct scientific inquiry
- Standard B: Teacher will guide and facilitate a learning environment.
- Standard D: Students will be provided with time, space and resources toconduct their research.
- Standard F: Risks and benefits; Science and technology in society
Department of Earth Science
STORM Project - Science Center for Teaching, Outreach, and Research on Meteorology
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STORM Project, "Be Particular About our Matter!" (2007). Open Educational Resources. 19.