LINKS TO QUIZLETS
I am working on creating Quizlets for the tests in environmental science. As they are created, I will add the links below. Quizlet allows you to print flashcards, take practice tests, practice the terms, and play games using the information entered for that flashcard set. Students have found them to be helpful in preparing for exams.

Chapter One Test
http://quizlet.com/13641486/env-sci-chapter-one-flash-cards/

Chapter Three Test
http://quizlet.com/14156485/env-science-ch-3-test-flash-cards/

Chemical Cycles Test
http://quizlet.com/14894062/env-sci-chemical-cycles-test-flash-cards/

Skull Vocabulary Quiz
http://quizlet.com/75569694/environmental-science-skull-vocabulary-flash-cards/

Fire Mini Unit Test

http://quizlet.com/18040237/fire-mini-unit-flash-cards/

Infectious Disease Quiz
http://quizlet.com/16550566/infectious-disease-quiz-flash-cards/

Don't forget to study the HHMI Dengue Fever worksheet for your test on infectious disease. The answer key is below.



Howard Hughes Medical Institute Dengue Fever Interactive
http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/disease/Dengue/01.html

Energy Unit Test
https://quizlet.com/105152120/env-science-energy-test-2015-flash-cards/

Don't forget to study for the essay portion of the Energy Unit test. The answer key to the Switch video guide is below.


Land Unit - Vocab Quiz Part One
https://quizlet.com/107095758/land-unit-vocab-section-one-flash-cards/?new

Land Unit - Test - Part One - Soil to Pollinators
https://quizlet.com/109423763/environmental-sci-land-part-one-test-flash-cards/

Don't forget to study for the essay portion of the Land Part One test. The answer key to the Surviving the Dust Bowl video guide is below.


Land Unit - Test - Part Two - Food through Forests
https://quizlet.com/113633181/land-section-two-food-through-forests-flash-cards/

Don't forget to study for the essay portion of the Land Part Two test. The answer key to the Rachel Carson's Silent Spring video guide is below as well as "Years of Living Dangerously" video guide.





Land Unit - Test - Part Three - Mining through Natural Gas
https://quizlet.com/115375910/land-section-3-mining-to-natural-gas-flash-cards/alphabetical

Website Links Needed in Class:


2014 World Population Infographic

http://www.prb.org/Publications/Datasheets/2014/2014-world-population-data-sheet.aspx

Ecological Footprint Calculators


Footprint Network

http://www.footprintnetwork.org/en/index.php/GFN/page/calculators/

Conservation International

http://www.conservation.org/act/get_involved/carbon_calculator/pages/default.aspx

The Ecology Fund

http://www.ecologyfund.com/registry/ecology/res_bestfoot.html

World Wildlife Fund Ecological Footprint Calculator

http://footprint.wwf.org.uk/

EcoCamp Footprint Calculator

http://ecocamp.us/eco-footprint-calculator

Carbon Footprint of Nations Website

http://carbonfootprintofnations.com/content/carbon_footprint_worldwide_1990_2010_/


World Infographic from Population Reference Bureau
http://www.prb.org/wpds/popup.html#pop-growth

OZONE ISSUE FILES













CLIMATE CHANGE ISSUE: LINKS AND FILES

NASA: Evidence
http://climate.nasa.gov/evidence/



NASA: Causes
http://climate.nasa.gov/causes/



NASA: Effects
http://climate.nasa.gov/effects/



NASA: Consensus
http://climate.nasa.gov/scientific-consensus/





Nuclear Fusion Article
http://www.cnn.com/2015/10/06/tech/pioneers-nuclear-fusion/



Invaders Interactive
http://www.pbs.org/strangedays/interactivehouse/


Cornell University - Triangle Fire Website and Interactives
http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/trianglefire/

Triangle Fire - PBS Website
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/triangle/

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Dengue Fever Interactive
http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/disease/Dengue/01.html

Tracing Atomic Energy in Beaver County - Slideshow Timeline
http://www.timesonline.com/features/70yearsago/tracing-atomic-energy-in-beaver-county/html_4100a4a4-3d4c-11e5-b320-8f799ac38aae.html/?REFER-MI=70%20years%20ago

Palm Oil Resource:
http://www.worldwildlife.org/pages/which-everyday-products-contain-palm-oil

SWITCH ENERGY VIDEOS:
Watch the two short videos on this link:
How We Make and Use Energy and How Electricity is Made
http://www.switchenergyproject.com/education/energy-lab

If you missed any of the video in class, use this link:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oj76hJ7XmBM



ARTICLES/READING MATERIAL USED IN CLASS:
Attack of the Alien Invaders - Invasive Species Article


Outbreak! Story Packet for Infectious Disease Mini Unit


The Worst Hard Time - Part One Excerpt


The Worst Hard Time - Part Two Excerpt


Links to Movies:
The following are links to movies we are watching in class.

The Lorax - Original 1972 version
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FSSrYnc1yQs

World in the Balance: The People Paradox
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ANMPYYkkF0

Human Footprint - Part One
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kbr-hzAEPrI

Human Footprint - Parts 2-10 (choose playall)
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBkxkWvY8KiN_XSRglY56yrmMTdAnQo8B

Mount St. Helens - Back from the Dead
http://video.pbs.org/video/1485211138/

What's Up with the Weather? Nova/Frontline
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLE0FC0C04871200EA


INFECTIOUS DISEASE UNIT
TYPHOID MARY - NOVA: The Most Dangerous Woman in America
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8JPCZOb7z2w

The Forgotten Plague
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/plague/

Life at the San

http://www.wqed.org/tv/watch/?id=291





SWITCH ENERGY VIDEO
If you missed any of the video in class, use this link and then click on the portions you didn't see. There are 29 segments.
https://vimeo.com/channels/303773

CNN Video Clip about Toxic Coal Ash - Features Greene Township
http://www.cnn.com/video/?/video/us/2010/10/07/am.costello.toxic.coal.ash.cnn#/video/us/2010/10/07/am.costello.toxic.coal.ash.cnn

Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire - American Experience Video shown in class
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/triangle/player/

The Silent Invasion - invasive species video, as shown in class
http://watch.opb.org/video/1274375861/



Planet in Peril - Keystone Predator Worksheet
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5xE1bRtl4aA

Years of Living Dangerously Video - Episode One
http://yearsoflivingdangerously.com/where-to-watch/

Surviving the Dust Bowl
http://video.pbs.org/video/1311363860/

Triangle Fire
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/triangle/player/

Life at the San
http://www.wqed.org/tv/watch/?id=291
Rainforest Research

WWF - Rainforest Deforestation
https://worldwildlife.org/threats/deforestation

Friends of the Earth - Rainforest Destruction in Your Shopping Basket
http://www.foe.co.uk/resource/press_releases/rainforest_destruction_in_05032004

Planet in Peril - Brazil and Deforestation - video clip
http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/2009/planet.in.peril/brazil.html

Decade of Destruction - Blog Post, including quote from Adrian Cowell
http://nalakagunawardene.com/2009/10/31/adrian-cowell-and-the-decade-of-destruction-a-film-can-make-a-difference/






Other Interesting and Helpful Links:

  1. Thirstin's Question and Answer Game
  2. NPS: Nature & Science

  3. Journey to Planet Earth | PBS

  4. EPA > Wetlands > America's Wetlands: Our Vital Link > America's Wetlands - Contents

  5. Biology I - Ecology