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Online Toolbox for Physical Geology
Why? Why Now?
Simple. Students need access to learning resources online - NOW
public, free, 24/7 access
responsive display for diverse devices (e.g., cellphones to computers)
in progress - continuous update of contents
supplement to lecture, lab, subject study
training aid to practice sample identification
out-of-class review before quiz/exam
toolbox - collection of components
copy links to site/page/section into websites/documents/email/etc.
re-purpose components for different uses
What's in a Toolbox?
instructions for how to test and/or observe
simplified classification chart
short videos demonstrations
bank of unknown samples for identification
bank of reference samples