Teacher manual for Advanced Environmental and Earth Sciences labs. Has both the printed version and a flash drive with teacher tips, a PDF of teacher version and editable Word student version.
Use a magnetic field sensor to visualize the magnetic field lines surrounding Earth.
Use models to visualize the magnetic field lines surrounding Earth. Through this activity, students:
Students gain experience conducting the following procedures:
Degree wheel template
Magnetic field demonstrator plate, 2-D - 4
Map of Earth template
Clear plastic cup
Small cork (or a bit of polystyrene)
Water - 500 mL
This experiment may require software and an interface for data collection.