Lesson Plans
Earth Science 8A 1st Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/16/2013 Instructor: Cathy Baumann Academics
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Monday:
Lab: Slinky/Earthquake Lab

Objectives:
*Describe how the energy of an earthquake travels through Earth.
Tuesday:
Lab: Finding the Epicenter

Objectives:
*Explain how scientists locate the epicenter of an earthquake.
Wednesday:
Ch. 2 Sec. 3: Monitoring Earthquakes
pp. 60-65: notes

Objectives:
*Explain how seismographs work.
Thursday:
Ch. 2 Sec. 3: Monitoring Earthquakes
pp. 60-65: notes

Objectives:
*Describe how geologists monitor faults.
*Explain how seismographic data are used.

Hmwk: Monitoring Earthquakes 144
Friday:
Ch. 2 Sec. 4: Earthquake Safety
pp. 68-73: group read

Objectives:
*Explain how geologists determine earthquake risk.
*Identify the kinds of damage an earthquake can cause.
*Provide suggestions to increase earthquake safety and reduce earthquake damage.

Hmwk: Earthquake Safety 153
 
 
 
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