ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: Science (9 - 12)
Title: Surface Water Testing
Description: In this environmental science lab you will chemically test a nearby creek or pond for dissolved oxygen, pH, alkalinity, hardness and turbidity. This is a field test and will determine the water quality of standing body of water. The lab will also test for the presence of coliform bacteria.
Thinkfinity Lesson Plans
Subject: Science - Biological and Life Sciences - Science - Oceanography - Social Studies - Geography
Title: Using Maps in Ocean Research
Description: In this Xpeditions lesson, students explore how maps aid in ocean research. They consider a number of research scenarios and determine how mapping might help answer questions related to that research.
Thinkfinity Partner: National Geographic Education
Grade Span: 6,7,8