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Title: GIS Lesson Plans from MEC
Url: http://metroeast_climate.ciesin.columbia.edu/edumod.html
Publisher: Center for International Earth Science Information Network
Columbia University
Description: The MEC Educator's Pack contains geographic information system (GIS) software, data sets and lesson plans designed for educators who are interested in using GIS technology to explore global climate change issues. The package is available on a free, PC-compatible CD (request from the Web site provided), includes a free GIS software program called ArcExplorer by ESRI and comes with a user manual to help get you started. Also provided are two lesson plans that use ArcExplorer to view the data and produce a series of maps to study climate change predictions in the MEC region.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Geography (General) -- Philosophy. Relation to other topics. Methodology -- Special methods -- Geographic information systems
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Mathematical geography. Cartography -- Mathematical geography. Cartography -- Cartography
Science -- Physics -- Meteorology. Climatology -- Climatology and weather -- Special topics, A-Z -- Climatic changes
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Science -- Technology
Science -- Oceanography
Science -- Ecology
Science -- Meteorology
Science -- Earth science
Social studies
Science -- Geology
Science -- Physical sciences
Social studies -- Geography
Date Issued: 2001-01-01
Resource Type: Dataset (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
Laboratory Modules
Lesson Plans
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Software
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
zip
Audience: Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Teaching Professionals
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: CIESIN Columbia University
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Atmosphere
Atmospheric science
Biological oceanography
Biology
Climate
climate change
Climatology
Computer modeling
Ecology
Ecosystems and Environmental Change
Environmental science
Geology
GIS
History and philosophy of science
image processing
Mathematics
Physical geography
Physical oceanography
Regional Geography
Remote Sensing (Active and Passive)
Technology
Topography/Physical Geography
Date Of Record Release: 2008-10-28 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-08-30 12:30:00 (W3C-DTF)
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Resource URL Clicks: 6
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