Earth & Space Science

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In this hands-on geology lab, students with visual impairments explore index fossils and analyze data to solve a mystery.
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This model utilizes the fan as the luminosity of the star in order to describe in a tactile manner the absolute verses apparent magnitude of stars.
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In this active model, students who are blind or visually impaired will compare the relationship of the Sun, Moon, and Earth during the phases of the Moon and relate this to the tides.
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In this activity, students with visual impairments model day and night using a globe specially marked to indicate the students' current location on Earth.
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Students who are blind or visually impaired will understand the revolution of the Moon around the Sun and its rotation through this simple activity.
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In this active model, students with visual impairments "play" the role of the Earth and the Moon to better comprehend the tidal cycles.
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In this activity, students identify sedimentary and metamorphic rock based on the feel of the rock.
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Many students are not familiar with the Table of Contents. This activity supports both students' interest in learning new science concepts and literacy skills.
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A simple activity designed to teach a student who is deafblind about the layers of the Earth. Active learning is encouraged through the building of a model.
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Hands-on activity for students who are blind or visually impaired to learn about the three types of rock found in the Earth.

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