Biology, Anatomy & Physiology, and Environmental Science
NOTE: Environmental Science is a FULL year course, first offered in 2013-14.
This course is not scheduled to be offered for the 2016-17 school year.
Environmental science examines living organisms interacting with the world around them. Are you interested in wildlife, soils, watersheds and how humans impact them? This is the elective for you.
Some of the planned highlights of the class include:
Hudson River Watershed Go here to explore the lessons the week of Oct 23...
7 Plastic types to Recycle (A good place to start Dec 2)
More Plastic By Number information (Adds information to the above link)
Recycling Plastics (Huffington Post) (week of Dec 2)
ACORN MASTING (Week of Feb 11)
WEEK OF MARCH 3: Note the links below.
1. Subsistence living and climate change
2. Tropics under threat by climate change
3. Earth as a collection of systems
APRIL 1, 2014
Interplanetary Panel on Climate Change report just out/What is the take home message?
APRIL 30, 2014 NORTHERN PASS PROJECT LINKS
May 8, 2014 WIND ENERGY
Week of May 12, 2014
MR FOX Composting Rules and Regulations:
Mr Fox Composts what?
UNDERSTANDING Nuclear Power:
1. Understanding the basics