Weekly Lesson Plans January 14th-18th
Monday- Finding the Epicenter of and Earthquake Lab
Tuesday- BR #30 Read Volcanoes and Humans on page 747 and answer question 1. Students will take notes and have discussion over Chapter 21 S.2 Volcanoes. Homework: Ch 21 S.2 Review Questions pg. 746 #1-8
Wednesday- BR # 31 Read What are Rocks Good For? pg.755 questions 1 and 2. 7 minute video clip over Monitoring the Mt. Augustine Volcano. Students will take notes and have discussion over Ch 21 S.3 Minerals. Homework- Hydrothermal Vents and Volcanoes and Climate Change.
Thursday- BR #32 How would you characterize a mineral? 9 minute Video Clip How to Identify Minerals. Students will take notes over Ch 21 S.3 Minerals physical properties and Igneous Rocks. Homework- Asbestos: What are the risks?
Friday- Half day. Assembly in the morning. Shortened class periods. Video clip about Exploring the Earth.