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| Grades 9-10
See rivers meander and islands form—right in the classroom!. Investigate the effects of currents on river banks and bottom soil while observing erosion and sedimentation patterns. Includes a 48" x 14" x 3" stream table, a 36" x 2" drain trough, tray support, siphon tube, and activity guide. Great for use in the classroom or as a fun outdoor activity. Fine-grained sand is needed to perform all of the activities (sold separately).
| Grades 3-12
Bring the Sun, Earth, and Moon into your classroom. An exciting model that shows the basic relationships of rotation, revolution, seasons, night and day, phases of the moon, tides, solar and lunar eclipses, and more!
Each concept can be studied individually by moving the arm of the earth or moon by hand
Planetarium model includes sun, earth, and moon models on movable arms, precision chain, and gear drive
1 Planetarium model
| Grades PreK-3
Opening up the earth will reveal its many layers!. Illustrate the mysteries of the earth with this 5" hands-on foam model! The outside of the model shows the oceans and continents. Separate the two hemispheres to reveal the Earth's four main layers: crust, mantel, outer core, and inner core. Also addresses temperature and depth, and includes a fact-filled activity guide. Grades PreK-3.
| Grades 5-8
Study the landforms of the world at a glance with this colorful resource!. Demonstrate volcanic action, faulting, folding, and other geological processes with this hands-on kit! Includes simulated rock structures, foam layers, volcano, tray, a study guide, and more than 20 activities. Tray measures 20" x 4.25" x 2", and volcano measures 7" x 7".
| Grades K-12
Teach decomposition, composting, life cycles, and environmental education with this compost container. Three separate, aerated compartments enable students to view the entire decomposition process clearly and make side-by-side comparisons between different materials. The clear, plastic box with faux grass top comes with thermometers, 3 clear-view compartments, and Teacher's Guide. 8"H x 12"W x 4"L
| Grades 1-6
Use model to teach phases of the moon. Authentically detailed, this model moon serves as an introduction to the novice astronomer. Whether hung in the classroom or the home, it's an accurate physical representation.
Moon with 12 phase settings illustrating the lunar cycle's appearance
Auto shut-off to preserve battery life
Exclusive web code to download a virtual audio tour!
10 in. wall-mountable moon
Infrared remote control to match the moon to the time of the month
Built-in light sensors to illuminate the moon in your room
Hold the solar system in your hands!. Surround your students with the amazing solar system! This set of giant, inflatable planets, sun, and the moon will allow you to demonstrate rotation, revolution, and orbit and to teach the order and relative size of the planets and the Sun. Set includes a 36" Sun, 22" Jupiter, 18" Saturn (with rings), 14" Neptune, 14" Uranus, 12" Venus, 12" Earth, 10" Mars, 10" Mercury, 8" Pluto, 8" Moon, Teacher's Activity Guide, a foot pump, and hooks that allow you to hang your models from the ceiling. Grades K and up.
| Grades 3-8
Great indoor and outdoor activity to learn about the environment. An exciting hands-on activity to help your students understand renewable and sustainable "green" energy generation through solar, wind, and water power models. Models are modular with 4 interchangeable monitors that show different energy outputs. Includes a teacher's guide with suggested activities.
20" Models made of high-impact plastic
Teacher's guide with suggested activities
1 Wind turbine
1 Water turbine (1 inlet and 1 outlet pipe)
1 Solar panel
1 Universal base
1 Mast section
4 Output dials (power meter, light display/LED, alarm/buzzer, motion, display/gears)
Book of activity ideas
| Grades 2-8
Cross-section model offers a view of a plant cell's inner workings. One half of the foam cross-section is labeled with the parts of the cell; the other is labeled only with letters for assessment purposes. Included Activity Guide provides information about each labeled part. Measures 5TML.
| Grades 1-8
This durable model makes it easy to prepare and clean up the popular erupting volcano demonstration. Separate the halves to reveal a detailed volcano cross-section-one side labeled and the other "blank" for quizzing. The washable, reusable plastic model measures 11" tall. Includes lava recipe, catch tray, and Teacher's Guide. Grades 1 and up.
A colorful, realistic depiction of the major physical features on our planet!. Mountains, deserts, grasslands, and underseas physical features are reproduced with realistic colors. 12" diameter, 18" high.
| Grades PreK-4
Explore shapes and stability to design a earthquake-safe structure with the Wobbletop Shake Table. The Wobbletop Shake Table is a hands-on model that simulates how the ground moves during an earthquake. Use the Shake Table to test model buildings with the KNEX Custom Set.
| Grades 2-12
Build an orbiting solar system right in your classroom and allow students to observe the way the planets revolve around the illuminated sun. Includes a light pointer for locating planets and creating comets, and an audio CD that identifies each planet and guides students through the solar system tour. Grades 2 and up.
| Grades 1-5
Make a game of geography!. Make a game of geography! Toss this 12" globe to students and have them identify continents, countries, capitals and oceans. Or, hang for display. Includes repair kit and Activity Guide.
| Grades 2-10
A simple model that illustrates the complex relationships of the sun, earth, and moon!. This hands-on model shows relationships between Earth, the moon, and the sun
and demonstrates day and night, phases of the moon, eclipses, and the seasons. Manually move the moon and watch as Earth rotates. Gear-driven arm is 15" long; 7W bulb is mounted on a shaft inside the sun. Includes lesson plan. 110V AC.
Economical 12" blow-up globe is ideal for Geography and Earth Science activities.
| Grades K-6
A foam puzzle with removable pieces to explain the water cycle!. Investigate the water cycle in a fun and creative way! This model can be used as a puzzle, as a matching game, for tracing and coloring activities, and as a visual aid. Set includes a hands-on foam model, a reproducible activity card, background information, and teaching ideas. Grades K and up.
| Grades 6-12
Make it rain in your classroom. This 3D demonstrator helps students examine the water cycle as it occurs in nature. A great experimental model that actually causes rain to fall on the terrain, flow down the slopes, form a body of water, and then evaporate in a continuous cycle. Your students also will be able to examine the evaporation and condensation process. Model container measures 19" x 14" x 4" and cards measure 8 1/2" x 11".
Close-up view of the water cycle
Activities and cards to reinforce concepts
10 Study cards
Teacher-developed activity book
| Grades 7-12
Give students a comprehensive look at faults, folds, and tectonics with this intriguing model!. Vividly demonstrate various tectonic processes such as the effects of compression on fold and fault formation, surface erosion, and earth mass movement with this easy-to-use, hands-on model! Use with the included sand in various colors or with plaster of Paris to make permanent models of specific tectonic processes. Comes complete with comprehensive student and teacher guides. Measures 6 1/2"H x 6"W x 10 1/2"L. Grades 7-12.
| Grades 4-12
Students transform a 3-D mountain replica into a 2-D topographic map using the contour model. Includes a clear plastic box with lid, built-in mountain replica, and a marking pencil. Activity Guide included.
Discover where oceans, countries, rivers, and cities are located! This 12" globe is portable, accurate, and affordable—place two or three in every classroom! Includes convenient desktop stand.
| Grades 3-6
Provides hands-on lesson about how solar power drives a motor. Planets orbit around the solar-paneled "sun" that drives a motor so the planets actually move. Students get to paint the planets for a perfect combination of science and creativity. Includes 6 colors of opaque acrylic paint and plus brush. Measures 9 3/4" x 3 1/2".
Help students better understand plate tectonics and the formation of earth structures with this colorful model. It displays 5 different folds (Symmetric, Asymmetric, Recumbent, Overthrust, Nappe) and 5 fault types (Normal, Reverse, Strike Slip, Horst, Graben). Display the age of different earth bedding and stratification.
Give students a better understanding of the structure of the earth with this cross-section model. Cut away to show the upper layers of the earth, it gives details of mountain and canyon. Use to help explain the formation and erosion that creates the features we see in the world around us.
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