Structure and function in living systems
In this publication, we provide a wide variety of resources to enrich your content knowledge of the characteristics of living things, including their diversity, extinction, and evolution.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

NASA KSNN Is water important for all living things?
Explore the importance of water for living things and analyze and compare a variety of fruits and vegetables based upon the mass of water in these foods.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Seeing the Light: Exploring the Sun's Role in the Living Systems
Students create webs that illustrate their thinking about seasonal physical and biological changes caused by changes in sunlight. They begin to grasp the central role of sunlight in living systems.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Bioluminescence: Living Light
This National Geographic lesson plan explores bioluminescent creatures and the underwater world in which they live. Using shoeboxes and black paint, students are directed to build a deep-sea model and inhabit it with fish made out of black construction paper. Students then use the model to describe how organisms use bioluminescence and learn about its use as camouflage. In addition to a detailed protocol, the lesson plan includes suggestions for assessments and links to additional information.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Glow: Living Lights
This 48-page Teacher's Guide accompanies the "Glow: Living Lights" exhibit at the San Diego Natural History Museum. In PDF format, the guide contains 12 lesson plans that explore the chemical compounds and adaptations of bioluminescence, symbiosis, fireflies and other "glowing" terrestrial animals, dinoflagellates, ocean submersibles, blue vs. bright red light, the organization of life, defense, mating, and predator/prey mechanisms of bioluminescent organisms, human applications, and potential r
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

NASA KSNN Is water important for all living things?
Explore the importance of water for living things and analyze and compare a variety of fruits and vegetables based upon the mass of water in these foods.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Living History Project
This is a place where students can learn about the oral history interview process. The site includes examples of how to conduct interviews with people in the community and collect and analyze their life histories. The site links to life histories that were written for the U.S. Works Progress Administration ...
Author(s): Creator not set

License information
Related content

Rights not set

Living on the Grid - Playing and Deconstructing Logic Games
In this lesson, students play and deconstruct the mathematical and strategic principles of logic puzzles, including tic-tac-toe and sudoku, as well as new games like kakuro, masyu, and nurikabe. They then prepare strategies for a user's guide to one game.
Author(s):

License information
Related content

Rights not set

Keeping Score: new approaches to the standard of living
Measuring social performance is an important task in the social sciences, and the complexity of the problem has given rise to numerous approaches. In this lecture, Professor Steckel will discuss the use of anthropomorphic measures in this field, and explain the advantages of height as a measure of standard of living. Richard H Steckel is SBS Distinguished Professor of Economics, Anthropology and History at Ohio State University. The Space for Thought Lecture series celebrates the completion of t
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Making a Living, Creatively: The Role of Intellectual Property
Robert P. Merges, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Professor of Law and Technology; Director, Berkeley Center for Law & Technology; University of California, Berkeley
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Living on the Grid - Playing and Deconstructing Logic Games
In this lesson, students play and deconstruct the mathematical and strategic principles of logic puzzles, including tic-tac-toe and sudoku, as well as new games like kakuro, masyu, and nurikabe. They then prepare strategies for a user's guide to one game.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Crohns Disease Module 7: Living with Crohns Disease
Speaking with a social worker can greatly improve your quality of life. Learn who to work with to ask ongoing questions and what changes you can make to help make life easier. This module will also help explain what you can do if you feel embarrassed.
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Fairground Images: Deakin's Living Wagons and Scammell tractor
Fairground Images: Deakin's Living Wagons and Scammell tractor
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Fairground Images: Flora Collins' White Lady living wagon
Fairground Images: Flora Collins' White Lady living wagon
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Fairground Images: J. McGill's Living Wagon
Fairground Images: J. McGill's Living Wagon
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Fairground Images: John and Vera Thurston's Living Wagon
Fairground Images: John and Vera Thurston's Living Wagon
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Fairground Images: M. A. Collins' Diamond T tractor with Living Wagon
Fairground Images: M. A. Collins' Diamond T tractor with Living Wagon
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Fairground Images: Arthur Armstrong's Living Wagon
Fairground Images: Arthur Armstrong's Living Wagon
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Fairground Images: Photograph of C. Farrell and his living wagon
Fairground Images: Photograph of C. Farrell and his living wagon
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content

Fairground Images: Danny Day's Living Wagon
Fairground Images: Danny Day's Living Wagon
Author(s): No creator set

License information
Related content