Interactive, Other


Hands On Activity: Repeat Eratosthenes' Experiment


  • Mathematics > General
  • Mathematics > Estimation
  • Mathematics > Measurement
  • Science > General
  • Science > Astronomy

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10


earth circumference globe eratosthenes



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SCI.7.4.A: Science

use appropriate tools to collect, record, and analyze information, including life science models, hand lens, stereoscopes, microscopes, beakers, Petri dishes, microscope slides, graduated cylinders, test tubes, meter sticks, metric rulers, metric tape measures, timing devices, hot plates, balances, thermometers, calculators, water test kits, computers, temperature and pH probes, collecting nets, insect traps, globes, digital cameras, journals/notebooks, and other equipment as needed to teach the curriculum; and
Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 2.3, as of 2016-08-02.

Component Ratings:

Standards Alignment: 3
Subject Matter: 3
Deeper Learning: 1

Reviewer Comments:

Assessments Quality: No assessment is present.

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