Unit 3 - Recording Earth's Geological History and Earth's Materials


Lesson # and Approx. Date
FALL 2016 - NEW CURRICULUM
 Lesson Plan & Main Concepts
(Click on the link below to access the lesson plan / details)


#33
October 22nd


 Fossils and the Fossil Record
 & SES in the News




#34
October 23rd



 

#35
October 24th






 #36
October 25th



Quiz #5: Fossils and the Fossil Record (Chapter 21)

Image result for permian mass extinction


 #37
October 26th




ISP PERIOD TODAY 
 
 
#38
October 29th

 SES in the News #  

 
#39
October 30th



 
#40
October 31st


"Jig-Saw" Activity - Earth's Major Mass Extinctions
HALLOWEEN CHALLENGE!

Image result for mass extinctions

 
#41
November 1st

Mining and Minerals in Canada.
Quiz #6: Earth's Geological History (Chapters 22-24) 










 
 
#42
November 2nd


Mining in Canada

 






 
#43
November 5th



Mineral Identification Activity Continued...







 
 
#44
November 6th


Mineral Identification Activity 
  











#45
November 7th


Case Study: The Alberta Oil Sands Debate Preparation
Quiz #7: Minerals (Chapter 4) 















#46
November 8th


                             The Alberta Oil Sands Class Debate

 
 
#47
November 9th

 

                                   

         ISP PERIOD TODAY - Mr. Durk is at the OAGEE CONFERENCE

               Catch up with any and all work from this week's lessons


                           

 
#48
November 12th


                                       Identifying Types of Rocks 

     (Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic) 


 
#49
November 13th
 

SES Lab Activity #5: Mining and Minerals


 
#50
November 14th

 


Types of Rocks Identification Activity

Geologic Wonders of the World Assignment (#4)


 
#51
November 15th




 Introduction of the Final Culminating Project (15%)

#53
November 16th

 

Quiz #8: Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic Rocks (Chapters 5 & 6)

 #54
November 19th








#55
November 20th
                         


FIELD TRIP TO THE UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO TODAY
 


#56
November 21st








 



Part A: Multiple Choice - 30 marks

Part B: Prepared Long Answer - 20 marks

Part C: Rocks and Minerals - 20 marks (don't forget your charts)

Part D: The Rock Cycle Diagram - 10 marks

Part E: Matching - terms and definitions - 20 marks
TOTAL: 100 marks


                             Unit 4 Starts Tomorrow (Final unit of the course)

Other Resources from this Unit

Video: Geologic Journey - The Canadian Shield  (student worksheet) (45 min.) - ANSWERS


 Video: Earth: A History - Full Documentary (90 min.) - it time permits or on another date if applicable