Geothermal Energy for StarLogo Nova

Posted August 15, 2016 by turtle
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This unit will typically follow a 4 to 6-week (10-12 hours) introduction to computer modeling, complex adaptive systems and StarLogo Nova.   

Pacing Guide: click this link to see the full pacing guide for the Geothermal unit.

Week 1: Students start their model of a hot spring with mineral deposits.

Week 2: Students finish their model of a hot spring with mineral deposits.

Week 3: Students start their Geothermal Groundwater model

Week 4: Students finish their Geothermal Groundwater model

Week 5: Students work on further modifying one of their their geothermal models

Week 6: Finish Geothermal Model, students collect data and share out to group

  • Students stop coding and start collecting data from their model.
  • Students Use Experiment Planning and Data Sheet to collect data. Linked here
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