WTB Science
Mrs. De Keukelaere's 7th & 8th Grade Science Class

Flasks

Home Class Procedures Current Events Links Science Fair NJCCCS Lesson Plans 7th Earth Science 7th Binder 7th Lab 7th Notes 8th Life Science 8th Binder 8th Lab 8th Notes

 

7th Grade Earth Science

Textbook Glencoe Earth Science Textbook Lab Worksheets Foss Lab Worksheets
Multimedia Foss Earth History Website User Name: wtbscience Password: bloomingdale
Links of the Week Foss Earth History Website Quizstar Online Quiz

Week 6

Date

Objective/ Procedure

Handouts/ Labs

Homework

10/6

Identifying Grand Canyon Rocks  TSWBAT

1. Perform Acid Test to check for CaCO3 to differentiate between the sedimentary rocks

2. Use notes to identify the type of sedimentary rock based on observations and acid test

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.8

 

 

10/7

Correlating Grand Canyon Rocks- Day 1  TSWBAT

1. Correlate the rocks from 2 locations along the Colorado River (Correlation: find a relationship or connection)

2. Visualize the layers & sequence of rocks in the 2 locations

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.8

14. Landforms/ Viewpoints

 

Read Earth History Text:  p.120-129 Complete p. 14. Landforms/ Viewpoints

10/8

 Correlating Grand Canyon Rocks- Day 2  TSWBAT

1. Correlate the rocks from 2 locations along the Colorado River (Correlation: find a relationship or connection)

2. Visualize the layers & sequence of rocks in the 2 locations

3.Go over p. 13. Sedimentary Rocks/Grand Canyon Paragraph

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.8

 

Read Earth History Text:  p.120-129 Complete p. 14. Landforms/ Viewpoints

Finish
4. Grand Canyon Rock Lineup/ Grand Canyon Rock Correlations

Prepare for Quiz: Sedimentary Rocks, Grand Canyon observations, Vocabulary 1-6

10/9

Colorado Plateau TSWBAT

1. Demonstrate knowledge on a Quiz: Sedimentary Rocks, Grand Canyon observations, Vocabulary 1-6

3. Read p.51-53 Earth History Resources Book: From the Little Grand Canyon to the Foot of the Grand Canyon and answer assignment question in Science journal.

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.8

   

10/10

Differential ErosionTSWBAT

1.Take notes: Earth History Vocabulary #7-10 & View multimedia: Earth Processes & record observations of the Mexican Hat in Science Journal

2. Science Journal: Infer how canyon formed & why the rock layers erode at different rates

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.8

 

Differential Erosion

 

 

 

 

To Search Previous weeks click here

| Home | Class Procedures | Current Events |
| Links | Science Fair |
| NJCCCS | Lesson Plans |
| 7th  Earth Science| 7th Binder | 7th Lab |7th Notes |
| 8th  Life Science| 8th Binder | 8th Lab |8th Notes |

 


Created by: Corinne De Keukelaere
Email:
Mrsdek@wtbscience.com
                               Last Updated: Saturday November 22, 2008 06:11 PM -0500