Earth & Space Science

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3D printed resources for teachers of students with visual impairments!
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Teach your students how to read bar charts using examples that compare planets in our solar system.
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Use this accessible iBook to introduce students to different types of clouds.
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How to make science labs and activities accessible for students with low vision and blindness.
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Using accessible iPad and Android apps in the classroom
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Models of three types of stress that can be placed on rock are described.
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For students with visual impairment, the volume of sound can be used to represent the brightness of stars as the concepts of apparent and absolute magnitude.
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This hands-on activity allows students who are blind or visually impaired to "build" a model of the solar system showing relative distances between planets.
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Through a tactile graphic and an active model, students will gain a better understanding of spring tide and neap tide.
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In this activity, students consider how a model of the 3-D Earth can be shown in 2-D on a tactile graphic, and why models, though useful, have limitations.

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