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Review For Earth Science Test – Dec. 19 (704 and 724) or Dec. 21 (722)

will be updating the reviews until about 11:45 AM, today. I may update them again, through 8:30 AM tomorrow morning. After that, I will concentrate my school efforts on getting ready for next week’s lessons and homework for the break. Plate Tectonics 2017-18 Rocks and Minerals 2017-18 Earth Science Review – List of topics on test […]

Relative Dating of Rock

PDF file of worksheetRelative Ages of Rocks

EARTHQUAKES

  Go to earthquake.usgs.gov. Click on Learn on the left side (third from the bottom). Click on For Kids. Click on Earthquake animations. Answer the following questions (you can answer in Google Classroom if you brought in the permission form). Aftershocks and foreshocks. What is the difference between the three types of earthquakes? Why would […]

Google Expeditions Feed Back

Click here for the form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScOKvkybc5CX10OsEQ0r7x48qi50w8OjpvrsNp3wB-UfYZqxQ/viewform?usp=sf_link

PI Day

Here is a cool way to memorize the digits of PI or any other number.

Volcano Resources

Lesson-Plan_Volcanoes NOVA – Official Website Anatomy of a Volcano UK Geology Volcano Hazards and Monitoring: https://volcanoes.usgs.gov/vhp/hazards.html How volcanoes become dormant: http://volcano.oregonstate.edu/why-do-volcanoes-become-dormant How they are studied: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/how-to-study-a-volcano-36853465/ Slides: Plate Tectonics 2017-18 Requirements: Types of volcanoes (shield, cinder cone, composite and fissure [optional more]) 3 causes (convergent boundaries, divergent boundaries, hot spots in mantle – athenosphere) Inside of a volcano […]

Dr. Utz’s Textbook

Here’s the file in PDF format: Boundaries