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Quest 7: Plate Tectonics



Lesson 1: Fixed/Static Earth Theories


Classwork: Sketchnote the various arguments for the fixed/static Earth theories.


Lesson 2: Wegener's Continental Drift

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Classwork: Planet Splatter and Re-constructing Gondwana 


Lesson 3: Hess' Plate Tectonics

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Classwork:
Structure of the Earth
Modelling Ocean Spreading


Lesson 4: The Mechanism of Plate Tectonics


Class Work: 
Convection


Lesson 5: Plate Boundaries


Class work:
"Tectonics - Processes and Landforms" 


Lesson 6: Faults and Folds


Classwork:
Foldable Folds


Lesson 7: Mapping the Plates

Classwork
Use Google Earth to identify plate boundaries.
Map from co-ordinates Volcanoes and Earthquakes



Lesson 8: Volcanoes


Modelling a "Hot Spot"


Lesson 9: Earthquakes


Class work:
Using seismic waves to map earthquakes

Lesson 10: Technological Advances


Class work:
That looks like the end of the topic. 
I wonder what happens when we get to the end of a topic...
 

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