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We're #volcano scientists – here are six volcanoes we'll be watching out for in #2018 | @ConversationUS

After a brief primer on observed volcanic activity and a comparison of historic Tambora and Toba eruptions, three scientists share six volcanoes--from Kirishima, Japan to Kilauea, US--to watch during 2018

A New Card Game #Teaches You How #Fossils Form | @mtoran @scifri | #K12 #EarthScience

A short activity where you learn about different types of fossilization. The game's objective, Fossil Me! cards, and game rules are provided.

4 ways #teachers can supersize Hattie effects | @eschoolnews | #K12 #education #practices

The 2015 update to Hattie's orignal research uncovered some interventions that eclipse every other classroom activity with their effect on student acheivement:

  1. Conceptual Change Programs
  2. Self-Reported Grades
  3. Collective Teacher Efficacy
  4. Being Willing to Make Changes

eGFI | Disaster-Proof Housing

In this activity, groups of students in middle or high school explore the housing crisis caused by natural disasters by applying appropriate technology and fluid mechanics to design sustainable shelters that can withstand flooding and high winds.