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Title: Lesson Plan: Iceberg Threat
Url: http://edition.cnn.com/2000/fyi/teacher.resources/lesson.plans/05/17/...
Publisher: Cable News Network
Description: In this lesson plan, students will learn about the potential threat posed by icebergs, particularly the enormous icebergs that have broken away from Antarctica's Ronne Ice Shelf. They will research a news article and various web sites (links are provided) to collect information about icebergs, discuss what icebergs are and where they are found, and brainstorm a list of potential problems that could occur. Groups of students will address the potential problems, develop solutions in written form, and present their proposals to the class.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Atlases -- By region or country -- Antarctica
Naval science -- Navigation. Merchant marine
Naval science -- Navigation. Merchant marine -- Navigation. Merchant marine -- Shipwrecks and fires -- Icebergs and navigation
GEM Subject: Science -- Oceanography
Science -- Earth science
Key Concept: Geography -- Natural hazards
Transportation engineering -- Navigation
Date Issued: 2000-05-17
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
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Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2010-09-07 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2014-06-18 12:04:29 (W3C-DTF)
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