Scientific American Frontiers - Expedition Panama: Bridge That Changed the World (Teaching Guide)
This program discusses the emergence of the Isthmus of Panama four million years ago and explores its global consequences. It connected the continents of North and South America The Teaching Guide provides two activities for use with students, including: - Activity 1: Linear Speed and the Earth (investigates the effects of Earth's rotation) - Activity 2: It's All in the Timing (a time line of events). - Activity 2: The Ants Go Marching.
6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Higher education
Physics, Astronomy, Space Sciences, Earth Science, Meteorology, Ecology, Biology, Natural History, Biological And Life Sciences, Oceanography, Process Skills, Instructional Issues, Geology, Physical Sciences, Chemistry, Process Skills, Measurement, Geography