||TKO Science: Turning Kids
On to Science
Real Time Data
Today's workshop will serve as an introduction to various unique and compelling Internet resources, particularly in the areas of science and mathematics. Participants will learn how to
access Real Time Data, collect, record and analyze the data. Workshop
participants will also learn how to integrate Real Time Data resources into the
Using Real Time Data
Examples of CIESE Real Time Data Projects
- Musical Plates
Musical Plates offers students the opportunity to access real time earthquake data, interact with
experts online, and publish their own work to the project web site.
- The Stowaway Adventure
Students will use real time data to track a real ship at
sea, determine the destination and predict when it will arrive in
port. In addition, students will have the opportunity to monitor
weather conditions at sea and predict if rough weather may impact the arrival
time of a ship.
- The Gulf Stream Voyage
In this interdisciplinary project, students will investigate the driving forces
behind this great ocean current, how it affects the Atlantic Ocean and
some of mankind's experiences dealing with the
Gulf Stream current.
Examples of Real Time Data Projects
Real Time Data Resources
Publishing Student Work
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