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