Environmental Literacy and Inquiry (ELI) is an inquiry-based middle school curriculum that uses geospatial information technologies including GIS and Google Earth to investigate environmental issues. The Web site includes curriculum units Energy, Climate Change, and Land Use Change. Tectonics is a series of geospatial investigations designed to enhance the middle school Earth science curriculum. Materials best used with the Firefox Web Browser and Google Earth version 5.2 or higher.

ELI is sponsored in part by the Lehigh Environmental Initiative. Supported by the National Science Foundation (DRL -1118677), the Toyota USA Foundation, and the NASA Explorer Schools program. Video production supported in part by the Boeing Company.


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