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Conservation of Matter - Bell Ringer

Published on 01/15/2014

Activity Overview

This Science Nspired Bell Ringer introduces the topic of Conservation of Matter and guides students to consider the impact of carbon dioxide produced through the combustion of fossil fuels.  The Bell Ringer is a TI-Nspire PublishView™ document.

About the Lesson

This Science Nspired Bell Ringer introduces the topic of Conservation of Matter to students. The Bell Ringer discusses the carbon dioxide produced by the combustion of coal, oil, and gas in power plants. One strategy being considered to reduce the impact of carbon dioxide emissions on the atmosphere is to capture and store it underground in oil fields. Students are then asked to answer questions based on the short video segment shown.

The Bell Ringer is PublishView™ document (.tnsp), ideal for large group instruction using TI-Nspire software and a projection device. This Bell Ringer contains a video which may increase the time to download.