Create an illustrated graph using real scientific data, and write an artist's statement to explain your thinking. Try it with climate change!
Explore the albedo effect by designing a school playground with lower surface temperature, then learn how soot from wildfires changes the albedo of the Greenland ice sheet.
Nearly 40 years ago, two Voyager spacecraft left our planet carrying gold-plated records of information about Earth’s organisms and cultures. This activity challenges your students to craft a contemporary Golden Record of sounds, images, and information portraying the diversity of life and culture on Earth.
Features a selection of Science Friday stories and videos from the previous week, chosen specifically for classroom use. Each piece of media is paired with a quick summary, discussion questions, a transcript, and activity suggestions. This week: an ancient ancestor, biocontrol, island invasives, and digital language.