Thinkfinity Lesson Plans
Subject: Science - Biological and Life Sciences - Science - Earth science - Science - Meteorology - Social Studies - Geography
Title: Weather and Agriculture
Description: In this Xpeditions lesson, students research, discuss, and write reports on the relationship between climate and agriculture. They pretend that they've just purchased farms in specific parts of the United States and investigate that region's weather and climate in order to maximize the chances that their farms succeed.
Thinkfinity Partner: National Geographic Education
Grade Span: 9,10,11,12
ALEX Learning Assets
Title: Identifying trees with Leafsnap for iPads
Digital Tool: Leafsnap for iPads
Digital Tool Description: The application uses visual recognition software to help identify tree species from photographs of the leaves.