Earth and Space: iScience

This correlation lists the recommended Gizmos for this textbook. Click any Gizmo title below for more information.

0: Methods of Science

 Growing Plants
 Measuring Motion
 Measuring Trees
 Measuring Volume
 Sight vs. Sound Reactions
 Triple Beam Balance
 Unit Conversions
 Unit Conversions 2 - Scientific Notation and Significant Digits

1: Mapping Earth

 Building Topographic Maps
 Ocean Mapping
 Reading Topographic Maps

2: Earth's Structure

 Plate Tectonics

3: Minerals

 Mineral Identification

4: Rocks

 Rock Classification
 Rock Cycle

5: Weathering and Soil


6: Erosion and Deposition

 Rock Cycle

7: Plate Tectonics

 Building Pangaea
 Plate Tectonics

8: Earth Dynamics

 Plate Tectonics

9: Earthquakes and Volcanoes

 Earthquake - Determination of Epicenter
 Earthquake - Recording Station

10: Clues to Earth's Past

 Human Evolution - Skull Analysis

11: Geologic Time

 Human Evolution - Skull Analysis

12: Earth's Atmosphere

 Coastal Winds and Clouds
 Conduction and Convection
 Greenhouse Effect
 Heat Transfer by Conduction

13: Weather

 Coastal Winds and Clouds
 Hurricane Motion
 Relative Humidity
 Weather Maps

14: Climate

 Greenhouse Effect

15: Earth's Water

 Density via Comparison
 Freezing Point of Salt Water
 Phase Changes
 Phases of Water
 Water Cycle
 Water Pollution

16: Oceans

 Ocean Tides

17: Freshwater

 Water Cycle
 Water Pollution

18: Natural Resources

 Energy Conversions
 Household Energy Usage

19: Exploring Space

 Herschel Experiment
 Star Spectra

20: The Sun-Earth-Moon System

 3D Eclipse
 Moonrise, Moonset, and Phases
 Ocean Tides
 Phases of the Moon
 Seasons Around the World
 Seasons in 3D
 Seasons: Earth, Moon, and Sun
 Seasons: Why do we have them?
 Summer and Winter

21: The Solar System

 Orbital Motion - Kepler's Laws
 Solar System
 Solar System Explorer
 Weight and Mass

22: Stars and Galaxies

 H-R Diagram
 Herschel Experiment
 Star Spectra

Content correlation last revised: 11/25/2013