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In this lesson, students collect tree, surface, and structure data to make a land use map of their field sites and then compare green space in their site to the surrounding area.

  • 4 activities
  • 2 class periods
  • Strategies: Measure, collect and represent data, use maps to compare data
  • Standards alignment:
    • NGSS: HS-LS2-1, HS-LS2-2, HS-ESS3-3
    • Connections to geography: create and compare maps

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