Lesson Plans
Earth Science 8B 1st Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/15/2014 Instructor: Cathy Baumann Academics
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Monday:
Ch. 2 Sec. 2: Earthquakes & Seismic Waves
pp. 51-57: notes

*Hmwk: Earthquakes & Seismic Waves 134

Standards:
*Describe how the energy of an earthquake travels through Earth.
*Identify the scales used to measure the strength of an earthquake.
*Explain how scientists locate the epicenter of an earthquake.
Tuesday:
Lab: Finding the Epicenter
Wednesday:
Ch. 2 Sec. 3: Monitoring Earthquakes
pp. 60-65: notes

Hmwk: Monitoring Earthquakes 144

Ch. 2 Sec. 4: Earthquake Safety
pp. 68-73: group read

Standards:
*Explain how seismographs work.
*Describe how geologists monitor faults.
*Explain how seismographic data are used.
Thursday:
Ch. 2 Sec. 4: Earthquake Safety
pp. 68-73: Earthquake Safety 153

Standards:
*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.

Ch. 2 Review: Jeopardy

Hmwk: Key Terms 155
Friday:
Ch. 2 Earthquakes Test
 
 
 
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