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  • Decline in Saltwater Fish Populations (Ecology and Human Impact on the Environment)

    Book Chapter | November 2012

    The purpose of this chapter is to help students understand the factors influencing the survival of organisms in an environment, focusing on the interdependent relationships in an ecosystem. It calls attention to the…

  • Science Sampler: Helping the environment helps the human race—Differentiated instruction across the curriculum

    Journal Article | January 2010

    This set of lessons is designed to be carried out in all of the subject-area classes. Science lessons are expanded and taught in social studies, math, and language arts classes. This highlights the far-reaching impact…

  • Humans Impact in the Environment

    Collection | October 2017

    Human impact on the environment or anthropogenic impact on the environment includes impacts on biophysical environments, biodiversity, and other resources.

  • Human impact on the environment

    Collection | January 2018

  • Human Impact on the Natural Environment

    Collection | April 2017

    This collection contains information on our growing human population's impact on the natural environment. Daily human activities can positively and/or negatively affect the environment. This collection provides examples…

  • Organisms and human change environment

    Collection | October 2017

    Organisms and human change environment.

  • Humans Can Change Environments

    Collection | October 2017

    Human activities contribute to climate change by causing changes in Earth’s atmosphere in the amounts of greenhouse gases, aerosols (small particles), and cloudiness. The largest known contribution comes from the…

  • Humans Can Change Environments

    Collection | March 2018

  • Human Interaction and Affects on the Environment (Coral Reefs)

    Collection | November 2016

  • Research Resources- How Humans Can Change Environments

    Collection | October 2017

    This collection is for the Field Experience Assignment #2. Resources will found in regards to the chosen topic of how humans can change environments.

  • Science Education Checklist

    Page | April 2020

    Science Education Checklist “What Should I Look for in the Science Program in My Child's School?” A Guide for Parents developed by SciMathMN Parents often ask, What can I do to support good science education? One of the most helpful things parents can do is support not only their student, but also the schools and…

  • Awesome Websites and More

    Page | April 2020

    Awesome Websites and More NSTA strongly believes that parents can and should play an integral part in their child’s science education. Listed below are websites taken from the NSTA e-newsletter Scientific Principals that parents can use to find out more about science education and engage their children in fun, simple…

  • A Lesson in Geospatial Inquiry

    Page | November 2019

    A Lesson in Geospatial Inquiry Geospatial Inquiry is an educational framework that offers students an opportunity to engage with, and become curious about, geospatial data for a defined purpose. We define Geospatial Inquiry as: “Asking and answering a question through the analysis and communication of data that is…

  • Safety Resources for Middle/Secondary Schools

    Page | June 2020

    Safety Resources for Middle/Secondary Schools U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: The National Library of Medicine (NLM) Specialized Information Services (SIS) recently released a new Enviro-Health Links page, "Laboratory Safety," which offers links to information for clinical, academic, and school…

  • Area Conference in New Orleans

    Page | April 2020

    Due to ongoing health and safety concerns caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Science Teaching Association has decided to cancel the fall 2020 Area Conferences on Science Education. The face-to-face meetings…

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