Layered Earth Middle/High Meteorology + 10 Seat Lab License


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This package includes Layered Earth Meteorology Instructor's Edition and a 10 seat lab license for a total of 11 installations!

For Middle and High School Grades 5-8 and 9-12

The Educational Advantage for Teaching Weather and Climate in Middle School/High School.
 
Layered Earth is a complete simulation-based teaching solution for Earth Science. It provides a student-focused, rich multi-media environment that includes lessons, interactive computer simulations, innovative exercises, numerous extensions and connections, and assessment activities. 
  • 20+ Lesson Plans correlated to state, and national standards that meet curriculum needs
  • Clear articulation of Learner Expectations for each lesson through the use of an introductory Guiding Questions, 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 rich learning environment that provide connections to mathematics, literacy, history, travel, and STSE (Science, Technology, Society, and the Environment)
 
If you are interested in a multi-user license, please call 1-877-290-8256 
 
Topics Covered: 

  • The Atmosphere
  • Earth's Energy Balance
  • Weather
  • Atmospheric Circulation
  • Climate
  • Climate Change
System Requirements:
  • DVD Drive
  • 1 GHz or higher processor
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 5 GB hard disk space
  • 128 MB OpenGL capable graphics card
  • Windows:
    • XP, Vista, 7 or 8 (Important: not compatible with Windows 8 RT)
    • Java 1.6 (provided)
  • Mac
    • OSX 10.6 or higher
$599.95 USD