Classroom Activity

Science Bulletins Snapshots are updated weekly and are a good way to introduce your students to the dynamic nature of the natural world and of science. Students can view the snapshot as a class or in small groups. Use the following questions to guide a discussion.

What did this snapshot report?

Where did this occur?

What do you know about this topic?

What change or event is shown in the snapshot?

How might this change or event affect the environment and/or people?

What might be the local, national, or global consequences of this event?

How does this story illustrate The Scientific Process?