Grade 7

Geomedia, CD-ROM
InterNetwork Media, Inc.,
411 Seventh St. Delmar CA, 92014-3013
888-755-3041
http://www.usgs.gov/tech-transfer/factsheets/geomedia.html
CD-ROM with six lessons: maps, time & change, greenhouse effect, carbon cycle, earthquakes, and the water cycle.  Macintosh, system 7.0, or Windows, 3.1 & 95 compatible.
Grade 71.01, 1.02, 1.03, 1.04
$43.45

GET-IT CD-ROM
The Learning Team
84 Business Park Drive, Armonk, NY  10504
914-273-1827
http://www.learningTeam.org/
Students analyze and evaluate data, conduct experiments, and interpret their results. Uses real data about hurricanes, volcanoes, rock mechanics, geology, seismology, and plate tectonics.
Grade 71.03, 1.05, 4.04, 4.05
$99.00

Global Change  (Teacher Packet)
USGS Information Services
Box 25286, Denver, CO 80225
Fax: 303-202-4693 or call 1-888-ASK-USGS
http://www.usgs.gov/education/learnweb/GC.html
Teacher packet covers time and cycles, change and cycles, earth as home, fossils and geologic age; includes color poster and maps, teacher guide, and five activities, (two activities are WEB ONLY).
Grade 71.04, 1.05
FREE

Reed Gold Mine
9621 Reed Mine Road, Stanfield, NC 28163
704-721-GOLD (4653)
http://www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/sections/hs/reed/reed.htm
Celebrate the 200th anniversary of the 1st authenticated gold find in the United States with special events, visitor center, trail, mine shaft tours, gold panning (fee).
Grade 74.01, 4.02, 4.03, 4.04

Transformations: Science, Technology & Society Videos
Karol Media
P.O. Box 7600, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18773-7600
800-884-0555
http://www.karolmedia.com/resources/products/scipages/tm2001.htm
Set of 8 videos and teacher's guides about geology and mapping, resources and the environment, electronics and computers, mining, recycling and technology and values.
Grade 71.02, 1.04, 1.05, 2.02, 4.03, 4.04
$125.00

USGS Tracks Acid Rain
USGS Information Services
Box 25286, Denver, CO 80225
Fax: 303-202-4693, or call 1-888-ASK-USGS
http://btdqs.usgs.gov/acidrain/arfs.html
Fact sheet 183-95 explains what acid rain is, how it is formed, and what its effects are and what can be done to help control acid rain.
Grade 71.04, 1.05
FREE

Volcanoes Teacher Packet
USGS Information Services
Box 25286, Denver, CO 80225
Fax: 303-202-4693 or call 1-888-ASK-USGS
http://www.usgs.gov/education/learnweb/volcano/
Teacher packet about plate tectonics, volcanoes, hazards and human impact, includes color poster, six lessons and an evaluation sheet.
Grade 7 1.02, 1.05
FREE
 

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