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Students Discover

Students Discover offers free, high-quality curriculum to middle school science teachers around the world. These curriculum modules were created in partnership between scientists and educators to support student participation in a broad range of citizen science projects, ranging from measuring fossilized shark teeth to observing bird nests on school grounds.

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Project Status: Active - recruiting volunteers

Participation Tasks: Classification or tagging, Data analysis, Data entry, Download software for distributed computing projects, Identification, Learning, Measurement, Observation, Photography, Problem solving, Sample analysis, Site selection and/or description, Specimen/sample collection,

Start Date: 2013-10-01

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Fields of Science: Animals, Archeology and cultural, Biology, Chemistry, Climate and weather, Computers and technology, Ecology and environment, Education, Nature and outdoors, Pollinators/insects

Intended Outcomes: Programmatic, Individual learning, Conservation,