Fort Plain High School Earth Science


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Earth Science Weekly Schedule



Labs this week:


  • Finish “Supervolcano”

  • Start Glaciers Lab                                         

     


Monday 12/11


First 5 - Start Unit 4 – Weathering, Erosion, Deposition, and Landscapes


Brief overview of unit 4 - Contrast Weathering vs. Erosion vs. Deposition


Focus on Glaciers (hopefully bringing a white Christmas!)


  • Lesson – Weathering & Erosion Intro w/focus on Glaciers: How do glaciers form and move?  Video clips & PPT Slides

  • Write notes summary


H.W. – Read 270-277 & Define highlighted terms


             Answer 1-4 on 283


 


Tuesday 12/12


First 5 + turn in homework


Video clips – Glacier Time Lapse: Observations and Inferences


Lesson – Glaciers: Formation, Movement, & Start Erosion


H.W. – Exit ticket: Mini book make & share


 


Wednesday 12/13


First 5 + short glacier video clips (Hubbard Glacier & Glacial Collapse, too close for comfort)


Review: Share 3 new things you’ve learned about glaciers so far


Lesson (continued from yesterday) – Glacial erosional & depositional features


H.W. – Diagram Sheet: Features of an active alpine glacier (start in class & use notes)


 


Thursday 12/14


First 5


Review Features of an alpine glacier – QTVR Panoramas from the Alps


Lesson – “Glacier’s C” – The Ice Ages


H.W. – Glaciers I handout #’s 1-20     


 


Friday 12/15


1/2 Day for Students - Periods 1-3 Meet

                                    Pep Rally 9:30-10:30 am


Weekly Schedule

 

Labs this week:

  • Finish Glaciers Lab

 

Monday 12/18

First 5

Lesson – Continental Glaciers and the Ice Ages

-How ice sheets have changed NYS landscapes

H.W. – Glaciers II Packet – up to assigned #

 

Tuesday 12/19

First 5

Finish Glaciers II

Start “Chasing Ice

H.W. – none, if done with above

 

Wednesday 12/20

“Chasing Ice” - Video on Glaciers, Climate Change, and Effect on Earth

H.W. – None

 

Thursday 12/21

First 5

Go over unit 3 tests  

“Earth Science Santa” Activity

 

Friday 12/22

Annual Earth Science Holiday Sing-a-long (Glacier style!)

 


Earth Science Supplies:

  • 3 ring binder (1.5" or larger) for all of  your notes.
  • 2 pocket folder (for all h.w., quizzes and tests)
  • 1 box pencils (click-feed pencils OK too)
  • Calculator (scientific type is preferred but basic type is OK)
  • Highlighters in your favorite colors


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