Please note that the student download requires purchase of the Instructor's Edition.
Layered Earth Your Educational Advantage for Social Science For AP and Higher Education
Layered Earth Physical Geography is now available for students to download on their home and personal computers! Great for virtual classrooms, perfect for homework, ideal for independent observation.
The Layered Earth Physical Geography provides a student-focused, rich multi-media environment that includes lessons, interactive computer simulations, innovative exercises, numerous extensions and connections, and assessment activities. Engaging visualizations and rich pedagogy appeal to a wide variety of students and teaching styles.
50+ lessons correlated to your textbook and curriculum
Clear articulation of learner expectations for each lesson through the use of an introductory Guiding Question, bulleted Key Concepts, and a Lesson Summary highlighting the main points of review
An attractive learning environment with clear and easy to follow progression of concepts
Accurate and innovative visualizations and simulations that engage students and illustrate and enhance basic concepts
In-depth discovery exercises that foster observation, measurement, mathematical and analytical thinking skills
Pre- and post-assessment activities to test student knowledge and learning and reinforce basic concepts
Incorporates learner strategies from current educational research such as anticipation guides, multiple intelligences and graphic organizers
Numerous links and extensions for a rich learning environment that provide connections to mathematics, literacy, history, travel, and STSE (Science, Technology, Society and the Environment)
Maps, Remote Sensing and GIS
Earth's Energy Balance
The Atmosphere, Weather and Climate Systems
Tectonic Processes and Landforms
Volcanism and Landforms
Weathering and Mass Movements
Fluvial, Eolian, Glacial and Coastal Processes
Biomes, Plant Geography and Soils
If you are interested in a multi-user license, please call 877-290-8256.
512MB RAM (1GB Recommended)
Video Card with 64MB RAM (256MB Recommended)
Windows: 7 or higher (Important: not compatible with Windows 8 RT). Java 1.6 (provided)