Field Trips with classes and colleagues

WISCONSIN GRANITES

This page was the end product of a 1999 Freshman Scholars Class. It shows some of Wisconsin's finest granites from Buckley's book on the building stones of Wisconsin .

NORTHERN WISCONSIN AND UPPER MICHIGAN

This documents a field trip that John Isbell and I took with students enrolled in Undergraduate Seminar 695. It is a photographic essay of our trip along with basic geology of the region.

NSTA GLACIAL TRIP

This page provides a detailed glacial trip for Southeastern Wisconsin starting in Downtown Milwaukee. Ken Kessenich ( University School Milwaukee) and I led this trip for the National Science Teachers Association meeting in Milwaukee , October 20, 2000.

LAKE MICHIGAN SHORELINE

This link is a virtual field trip of the Lake Michigan Shoreline near Milwaukee. It is intended as an instructional aid for pre-trip or post-trip activites for schools that actually visit the beaches. However, there are good views for anyone interested in beaches and beach processes. It was produced for an internet project of Dr Craig Berg from the School of Education at UWM. It build on a writen field guide by myself and a video of the beaches produced by John Gray of IMT and myself. The video tape and field guide are available from either myself or the Center for Mathematics and Science Education Research , in the School of Education.

SOUTH KETTLE MORAINE GLACIAL TRIP

This is a detailed route and glacial feature trip developed by Kristin Mikulski of Mukwonago High School for her earth science class. Well worth the look and the trip.

DOWNTOWN MILWAUKEE BUILDING TOUR

This is a virtual tour of Milwaukee buildings from a geologic and architectural viewpoint.