Plate Tectonics


Learning Targets
Vocab -
Monday, 9/5
Labor Day

Tuesday, 9/6
Test: Layers of the Earth
Continental Drift WKBK pages 139-146 (Due Thursday)

Wednesday, 9/7
test corrections/wkbk pages

Thursday, 9/8
Virtual lab https://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/legacy/plate-tectonics

Friday, 9/9
Notes: Continental Drift


Monday, 9/12
Day 2 Notes: Continental Drift

Tuesday, 9/13
http://mrges.com/labs/assets/Sea%20Floor%20Spreading%20Lab.pdf

Wednesday, 9/14
Edible plates activity
http://www.geoproeven.nl/cms/wp-content/uploads/oreo_cookie_plate_tectonics_kids.pdf
Plate boundary notes
Plate boundary organizer

Thursday, 9/15
Lab - convection currents in the mantle
https://mamanakis-science.wikispaces.com/file/view/Convection+Currents+Activity.pdf

Lab - Density of Oceanic and Continental Crust (activities 1 and 2)
http://www.elcamino.edu/faculty/tnoyes/online_labs/labs/11A-Lab-Plate_Tectonics.pdf

Friday, 9/16
Mini-summative - Plate Tectonics
Current event summary

Monday, 9/19
No School

Tuesday, 9/20
Sections 2 and 3 workbook pages

Wednesday, 9/21
DIA study guide

Thursday, 9/22
Review game

Friday, 9/23
DIA





Additional Resources

National Geographic Mapmaker
http://mapmaker.education.nationalgeographic.com/?ar_a=1&b=1&f=681&ls=000000000400&t=1&bbox=-13.35938%2C-87.24292%2C-0.00001%2C86.28066

Mineral Models
https://tr10science.wikispaces.com/file/view/Fact+sheet+(rocks+and+Minerals).pdf
http://www.skidmore.edu/~jthomas/fairlysimpleexercises/pdf/gumdropmodels.pdf* volcano song http://brambarker.com/scirave/scirave.html
Earthquakes
Rocks