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Water Quality And Nitrate Pollution (Part 1: Introduction And Data Retrieval) - Preview

Water Quality And Nitrate Pollution (Part 1: Introduction And Data Retrieval)

Subject: Chemistry,Environmental Science
Time: 45 minutes
Level: High School

Lesson Overview

Students use a public database to learn about water quality and develop skills with data retrieval.

Student Outcomes
Knowledge (Students will know...)

  • At which rate, or for what duration, to sample data. Know what computational tools can be used to automate the process of gathering and recording data.

Skills (Students will be able to...)

  • Use the computational tools (e.g., database, flowchart, table) to automate the process of gathering and recording data. 

Epistemologies (Students will understand that...)

  • Using a computational tool to automate a process can be more efficient and more reliable. 

Compatible With


mac

windows

laptops

chrome books

phones

tablets

Standards

Next Generation Science Standards
  • Life Science
    • [HS-LS2] Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
  • Physical Science
  • Earth and Space Sciences

Computational Thinking in STEM
  • Data Practices
    • Collecting Data

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