Geology Concepts - Inside Earth

March 19 - 23

Monday: Review for Quiz 4 - Volcanoes

         I can recall important information about volcanoes.
1.
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b. 90% for candy

2. https://jeopardylabs.com/play/volcano-jeopardy1

a. Groups of 3 – Winners get candy

Tuesday: Quiz 4 - Volcanoes

         I can recall important information about volcanoes.

Wednesday: Reteach/Extension Project

Thursday: END OF QUARTER 3

      What are composed of one or more minerals that are tightly compacted or cemented together?

  I can explain what a rock is.

          Bill Nye Video - Rocks and Soil

          Retake Quiz 4 - Volcanoes

          Supervolcano - Evacuation Plans

Friday: No School - Teacher Work Day

March 12 - 16

Monday: Reteach/Retake Quiz 3 - Earthquakes

         Extension Project -           

Tuesday: Volcano Project

         I can relate the type of volcano to the type of eruption and magma that created it.

Wednesday: Volcano Project

        I can relate the type of volcano to the type of eruption and magma that created it.

Thursday: Volcano Project

       I can relate the type of volcano to the type of eruption and magma that created it.

Friday: I can recall important information about volcanoes.

     Volcano Project Presentations

March 5 - 9

Monday:  What is a surface wave that moves side to side and up and down and  causes great damage?

      I can explain how a love wave moves.

      Think - Tac - Toe

Tuesday: GARCIA IS GONE

         When an explosive eruption hurls ash, cinders, bombs, and gases from a volcano it is called?

     I can illustrate all of the parts of a volcano.

          Structure of a Volcano - Notes and Diagram from page 92

         Read pages 91-102

Wednesday:    When gases dissolved in magma rush out, carrying magma with them, it causes?

I can explain what a volcano is.
    2018 Volcanoes PPT

Types of Volcanoes PPT Notes

Volcanic Hazards PPT

Thursday:  Review for Quiz 3 - Earthquakes

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            Jeopardy Review

            I can explain how plate boundaries relate to stress, faults and earthquakes.

Friday: Quiz 3 - Earthquakes

     I can recall important information about earthquakes.



February 26 - March 2

Monday: Shaking that results from movements of rock in the lithosphere is known as?

        I can explain what an earthquake is.

        Earthquake Vocabulary and Diagram

Tuesday: By locating active faults and where past earthquakes have occurred, geologists can determine
         What?

         I can determine where in the United States where the least earthquakes occur.

     Earthquake Risk Map

     Read pages 88-91

Wednesday: An earthquake that occurs hours, days, or months after a large earthquake is called?

                I can explain what an aftershock is.

            Earthquake Travel Time Worksheet Page 1 & 2
       
Read pages 78-81

Thursday:  GARCIA IS GONE

        What is a weak spot in the crust where magma is forced to the earth's surface?

        I can explain how volcanoes are related to plate tectonics.

            Mapping Earthquakes and Volcanoes Activity pg 92

            Read pages 88-91

Friday: What is a surface wave that moves in an elliptical motion and causes great damage?

     I can explain how a rayleigh wave moves.

      Think - Tac - Toe

February 19 - 23

Monday: NO SCHOOL - Presidents Day

Tuesday: Students Register for High School

Wednesday: Quiz 2 - Plate Tectonics and Boundaries

                I can recall important information about the earth’s plate boundaries and movements.

Thursday: Reteach/Retake Quiz 2

           Tsunami Documentary

           I can explain how tsunamis are an after effect of an earthquake.

Friday: I can explain what a fault is and how synclines and anticlines are different.

     Faults Foldable  and PPT

 Read pages 56-61

 What are bends in rock caused by compression forces?

      Syncline and Anticline PPT



February 12 - 16

Monday:  I can explain subduction zones.

         Plate Boundaries Worksheet,  Map and PPT - Label and Color Continents

         Colored Plate Boundary Map

         Trenches Map

Tuesday: I can explain how the world is broken into different tectonic plates.

         Plate Boundaries Worksheet,  Map and PPT - Label and Answer Questions

     Colored Plate Boundary Map

         Trenches Map

Wednesday:    I can explain what a transform boundary is.

                        Plate Boundaries Worksheet,  Map and PPT - Label and Answer Questions

Colored Plate Boundary Map

         Trenches Map

Thursday: I can explain force acts on rock to change its shape or volume.

       Types of Stress Foldable PPT

Friday: Review for Quiz on Tuesday

     I can recall important information about the earth’s plate boundaries and movements.

     Play Quizizz Game Codes: 579977 and 092931

     Jeopardy Game 1

     Jeopardy Game 2


February 5 - 9

Monday: What is the theory that all continents were once a single land mass?

         I can describe the theory of the supercontinent Pangaea.

         Review for Quiz 1 Retakes or Extension Story Project

Tuesday: 9TH GRADE REGISTRATION

     Counselors take Science Classes to go over Registration

Wednesday: What is the theory that states pieces of Earth’s crust are in constant, slow

                        motion, driven by convection currents in the asthenosphere?

          I can describe the Theory of Seafloor Spreading.

        Pangaea PPT and Plate Tectonics Activity Cut Outs

                        Read pages 27-29

                5W’s Assignment

Finish Pangea PPT and Plate Tectonics  Activity Cut Outs

                        Read pages 30-32

                Sea Floor Spreading PPT - Notes on Evidence and Processes

        5W’s Assignment

Thursday:  GARCIA IS GONE

       Transform boundaries slipping past each other, divergent boundaries

                    moving apart, and convergent boundaries coming together are examples      

                    of the movement of?

           I can identify the different types of plate boundaries.

           Short PPT - Plate Boundaries PPT and  Mini Book PPT

Friday: GARCIA IS GONE

  When scientists studied the magnetized patterns of rocks on the ocean

               floor, they found evidence of what?

      I can create a diagram illustrating the different types of plate boundaries.

  Finish Short PPT - Plate Boundaries PPT and Mini Book PPT


January 29 - February 2

Monday: What is the study of earth, its surface, its materials, its internal processes and history?

         I can define geology.

         Define Foldable Vocabulary Terms

         Quizizz Game Code: 491326

     Make Foldable

Tuesday: How are the layers of the earth divided?

         I can identify the earth’s layers.

    Layers of the Earth Foldable - Color, cut out, glue and label.

Wednesday:    What is the broken, rigid tectonic plates that ride on top of the flowing asthenosphere?

        I can identify the composition of the earth’s layers.

               Earth’s Layers PPT
       
Layers of the Earth Foldable - Take notes on inside flaps.

Thursday: What are boundaries where there is an abrupt change in the seismic waves of earthquakes,
            that travel through the earth?

       I can explain what a discontinuity is.
           Discontinuities Diagram
   
       Discontinuities PPT

       Quizizz Review Code : 632756

Friday: Quiz 1 - Earth’s Layers

     I can recall important information about the layers of the earth.

     Study the first 20 minutes


January 22 - 26

Monday: No School - Teacher Work Day

Tuesday: Intro to Geology

         I can define key vocabulary about geologic time.

         Geology Inside Earth Pre Assessment

         Vocabulary Terms

Wednesday: What is a personal History?

I can explain how a timeline works.

                “This is your life” Activity Timeline
Thursday:  GARCIA IS GONE

        What is the Geologic Time scale?

        I can model the geologic time scale.

       “A Billion is a hard number to comprehend” Video
   
       Geologic Time Scale Tape Activity - “Laying it on the Line”   

Friday: How is earth’s history divided?

 I can explain how the earth’s history is divided.

     Geologic Time Drawn to Scale