Tue. - Apr 24, 2012 - 8th Grade
Intro to Plate Tectonics
Content Objective:
Students will discover how the Earth looked when the super continent Pangea was in existence.
Language Objective:
Students will be able to describe how they created a Pangea puzzle using clues.
Opener:
What are the layers of the Earth?
Daily Outline
Continents and Tectonic plates presentation.
Pangea Puzzle
Handouts:
pdf: dinos_plate_tectonics
dinos_plate_tectonics
ppt: Plate Tectonics Intro- Theory and History
Plate Tectonics Intro- Theory and History