Below are global resources related to "Care and Concern for the Environment."

Rolling on the Tundra - Apple Learning Interchange

This interdisciplinary curriculum focuses on polar pears and the effects of climate change on their habitats. Live webcasts with scientists on the tundra were broadcast from the Arctic, and students were able to post questions for the scientists both during and after the webcasts either by e-mail, chat, or the "Rolling on the Tundra" blog. The webcasts are archived for continued access, and the exhibit is dynamic and changing. There is also a Ning that has been created for educators to share project ideas, information, and form collaborations surrounding the topics of polar bears and climate change.


Rolling on the River - Apple Learning Interchange

Rolling on the River is an interdisciplinary, global study of water. Lesson plans and curriculum for many disciplines are provided, technology integration ideas are presented, and opportunities for collaboration are given in this exhibit on the Apple Learning Interchange.


Rolling on the River Ning

The Rolling on the River Ning is a social networking site for educators interested in the global study of water. In this community, educators can share information about global water studies, brainstorm projects, and find partner schools for collaboration.


The Globe Program

GLOBE (Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment) is a worldwide hands-on, primary and secondary science and education program. "GLOBE's vision promotes and supports students, teachers, and scientists to collaborate on inquiry-based investigations of the environment and the Earth system..."