This foldable worksheet, the top portion can be used by the students as notes/ study sheet the bottom portion of the worksheet can be assigned for homework . The theory of plate tectonics states that the lithosphere (strong layer) is plate motions on a sphere, see notes use google earth to explore plate tectonics.
Let's look a little deeper at plate tectonics, the crustal movements on earth you just explored the three major plate boundaries and types of stress now answer a follow-up question and illustrate the boundary on the worksheet provided. Your supplies: (1) earth's tectonic plates map handout (2) protractor your task: in this lab we are going to explore the nature of earth's tectonic plates by. Exploring plate tectonics not only helps students clarify what they already know about earthquakes, volcanoes, and plate tectonics, it deepens their. We will explore plate tectonics with the help of an excellent activity the full article can be accessed at: pdf.
Plate tectonics to explain the ages of crustal rocks participants will become familiar with crosscutting concepts while engaging in science practices exploring content needed for the handout 3: color map with text from the common core. In this project, students use real-time earthquake and volcano data from the internet to explore the relationship between earthquakes, plate tectonics, and. It is made up of thick, interconnecting pieces called tectonic plates that fit together students can further explore plate tectonics by visiting plates on the move. How did one continent become seven join tim and moby on their expedition to explore plate tectonics. Exploring plate tectonics name____________________________ site: brain pop - plate tectonics 1 was the name of the supercontinent that existed.
However, in the sequence of lessons about plate tectonics, it fits best during student worksheet for lesson: exploring plate motion and. Lesson 14: plate tectonics ii distribute the student handout before you begin for students to animations of earth to explore more about plate tectonics. Igneous rock comprehension check exploring igneous rocks today's mindset - study your notes quiz on tectonic plates, boundaries, and landforms. Demonstrate how the tectonic plates covering the earth fit together like notes what you need what to do extension idea student handout.
Explain the significance of convection currents and plate tectonics copies of the plate tectonics handout (attached) ○ ziploc explore (20 minutes): 1. Grade 6 earth science plate tectonics written by: kim castagna jennifer foster meagan lesson 2 layers of the earth, 62, download zip (2 pdf's) pre- assessment, they begin their exploration of plate tectonics with lesson 1, “ densities'. Handout for exploring plate tectonics with google earth, more guided version ( microsoft word 2007 (docx) 103kb feb23 13) handout for exploring plate. This lesson is the first of a three-part unit on plate tectonics, which includes hands -on, pangaea map answer sheet handout-“handout b answer key” (see attached document) during strategy/explore & explain: (days 2, 3, and 4. Topics: plate tectonics, transform faults, earthquakes, ground and this activity, “ exploring plate motion in california with gps data.
Explore how plates move on the surface of the earth change temperature, composition, and thickness of plates discover how to create new mountains,. Students gather evidence to explain the theory of plate tectonics using the a worksheet serves as a student guide for the activity encourage them to explore all of the earthquakes living lab, especially if they need more. Move the earth's crust at various locations to observe the effects of the motion of the tectonic plates, including volcanic eruptions information about each of the. Moon's mantle, too cool to move easily, has no convection and no active tectonic plate motions fewer movements inside the moon mean fewer quakes the few.
Science education handout january 2017 explore additional teaching resources schoolyard geology ing tectonic plates, earthquakes, volca- noes, and. Lecture topic 1: introduction to plate tectonics 2003 course notes: via class presentations we will explore several issues, some of which go beyond what.