Our Surface Water and Groundwater Test will be Friday Dec 7th. Flashcards for the test can be found in the previous post. These flashcards can be made for extra credit if they are brought to class on Friday and turned in before the Test.
Our New Unit for Ecology will follow a MENU format. Students will have choices of Biomes to investigate and Invasive Species studies. The Menu selection will be described on the Cover Page of our new Packet.
Here are the Powerpoints for Ecology, Biodiversity, and Biomes.
North American Biomes
The Test for Surface and Groundwater will be Friday Dec 7th. This is big unit that is very important on our final exam.
Here are the flashcards for the test
Flashcard TemplateSurface Water
Quakes and Volcanoes TEST and Honors Project are due THURSDAY October 25th. Please see the previous post for flashcards, links and rubrics.
Our NEW unit will be abbreviated due to the lost days from our recent hurricanes. We will begin this unit on Monday October 29th and have an OPEN NOTE TEST on Erosion, Soil and Weathering on Wednesday November 7th
Here are the Flashcards for this test.
FLASHCARDS for Weathering
Here is a tutorial on how to read the Soil Texture Triangle.
Here is a pdf file you can use for the flashcards. Our Test is scheduled for October 25th.
Flashcards Earthquakes and Volcanoes
Flashcards are in the previous post. Scroll down
Honors students also need to review the Packet for info on Geologic Time Scale and the formation of the Appalachian Mountains and Atlantic Ocean.
Students that MAKE these flashcards can earn Extra Credit on Test Day (Oct 5th). Here’s what you have to do:
- Print the document using the link below.
- Use 1/2 of a 3 x 5 index card for each term (or diagram)
- Either glue or write the left hand column on one side of the flashcard then put the corresponding right hand column on the other side of the flashcard. On the document, that means 2 flashcards per row.
- Use these to study important Vocabulary!
- On the Test Date, put your name and class period on the first flashcard. Rubber band your flashcards together and bring them to science class. Place your flashcards in the RED picnic basket before we take our test and get EXTRA CREDIT on your test.
Here is the link for the Plate Tectonics Flashcard document.
Flashcards for Tectonics 2017
Due to the expected arrival of Hurricane Florence, I would like to move our TEST for the Rock Cycle and Branches of Earth Science UP to Wednesday September 12th. We will complete a study guide for the TEST in class on Monday September 10th. Students will be able to take their entire packet of materials home to use for review and study.
The Earth Science Pacing Guide will be adjusted as needed after Sept 19th.
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Here is the welcome letter for this course.
Welcome Letter 2018-19
Here is the Pacing Guide or Syllabus for the 2018-19 school year.
Here is the document outlining our Classroom Expectations.
Mrs Brown Earth Science Class 2018-19
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