Weekly lesson plans January 7th-11th
Monday- Opening activity on Pangea. Students will take notes and have discussion over Earth's physical layers and plate tectonics. Students will watch an eleven minute video clip about Exploring the Earth. Homework: Drilling into the Earth and Inge Lehmann.
Tuesday- BR# 28 1. List the three layers of the Earth and their temperatures. Students will take notes and have discussion over Plate Boundaries. Homework: chapter 21 section 1 review questions page 737 # 1-8.
Wednesday- BR# 29 1. What is the Richter Scale? 2. What is the greatest magnitude on the Richter Scale? 3. Where would an earthquake of this magnitude be felt? Students will take notes and have discussion over chapter 21 section 2 about Earthquakes. Homework: Earthquakes East of the Rockies.
Thursday- Students watch the video Earthquake Proof House and answer the questions.
Friday- Chapter 21 vocab quiz. Students finish watching the movie Earthquake Proof House and turn in their video sheet.