Wed. - Apr 25, 2012 - 8th Grade
Plate Tectonics Intro
Language Objective:
Opener:
What is the Theory of Continental Drift?
What are some pieces of evidence that support the Theory of Continental Drift?
Daily Outline
Complete Pangea puzzle
Watch Pangea Animation
Presentation on the Evidence of Continental Drift
Read Chapter 4 Section 1
Handouts:
pdf: dinos_plate_tectonics
dinos_plate_tectonics
Web Links:
http://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/visualizations/es0806/es0806page01.cfm?chapter_no=visualization
Observe an animation of the breakup of Pangaea.