Unit 3 - Earth's Geologic and Surface Processes

Welcome to Unit 3 - Earth's Geologic Processes. In this unit we will explore the some of the processes that shape our planet and affect people around the world. More specifically we will examine mass movements, glaciers, hydrology, oceans, rivers, lakes and look at case studies that include some of Earth's most controversial natural resources. 

Lesson # and Approx. Date
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 Lesson Plan & Main Concepts
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#54
November 21st
 

Weathering, Erosion, Soils and Mass Wasting





#55
November 22nd
 



#56
November 23rd




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 #57
November 27th




Mass Movements and Case Study: Oso Washington Landslide 2014




 #58
November 28th


Glaciers and Glaciation





 #59
November 29th



 
Module #13: The Effects of Melting Glaciers and Ice Sheets
 









#60
November 30th

 
 

Work Period: Module #13: The Effects of Melting Glaciers and Ice Sheets (Group Activity)

#61
December 1st


Melting Glaciers and Affected Populations (Group Activity) - Presentations



 
#62
December 4th

 
Case Study: Melting Point Greenland
 Natural Disaster Presentation 

 
#63
December 5th

 


 
#64
December 6th
 





#65
December 7th


 
                 
                          
                    Water in Rivers, Lakes and Wetlands - Part 1 
 
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#66
December 8th
 

                   
                    Module #15: The Three Gorges Dam Debate 
                                      Natural Disaster Presentation 


#67
December 11th

  
                 
              
                           Blue Gold and World Water Wars  
                

 

#68
December 12th
 
   
               


 

#69
December 13th