Analyzing the Data: It's time to tell the story about Buds, Leaves and Global Warming

In this activity, students explore how, in New England, the timing of color change and leaf drop of deciduous trees is changing.

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Lise LeTellier
Harvard Forest Schoolyard LTER
Activity takes two 45-minute class periods.

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Educator is integral to initial explanations of this lesson. Once students understand the database and what is expected, they should become more independent.

Students will need computers with Internet access, Excel or or other spreadsheet software, and a printer.

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