Earth Science Curriculum

Earth Science Curriculum
Earth Science Curriculum
Earth Science Curriculum
Earth Science Curriculum
Earth Science Curriculum
Earth Science Curriculum
Earth Science Curriculum
Earth Science Curriculum
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This product is for 6 full units of study in Earth Science (14,000 slides, HW, notes, built-in quizzes, review games, follow along worksheets, and much more are included.

Note: This curriculum (2 GB) can now be sent digitally for download to your email address shortly after purchase. I check my email often and will deliver the curriculum as soon as I am alerted to your purchase and able within my day.

Below you find links to preview each of the 6 full units of study in detail. Each link will contain hundreds of PowerPoint slides, the unit homework bundle, lesson notes, review games, available worksheets, and much more. A welcome letter / guide / curriculum document is included that describes how to utilize these resources in your classroom.

Note: This curriculum takes me a year and a half to complete 14,000+ Slides, Hundreds of included documents, HW, Notes, and much more. This curriculum also aligns with the Next Generation Science Standards and Common for ELA and Literacy for Science and Technical Subjects.

Links / Included Earth Science Units / Previews

Geology Topics Unit Preview
Weathering, Soil Science, Ice-Ages and Glaciers Unit Preview
Weather and Climate Unit Preview
Astronomy Topics Unit Preview
Water Molecule Unit
Rivers, Lakes, and Water Quality Unit Preview

Areas of Focus within The Geology Topics Unit:
Plate Tectonics, Evidence for Plate Tectonics, Pangea, Energy Waves, Layers of the Earth, Heat Transfer, Types of Crust, Plate Boundaries, Hot Spots, Volcanoes, Positives and Negatives of Volcanoes, Types of Volcanoes, Parts of a Volcano, Magma, Types of Lava, Viscosity, Earthquakes, Faults, Folds, Seismograph, Richter Scale, Seismograph, Tsunami's, Rocks, Minerals, Crystals, Uses of Minerals, Types of Crystals, Physical Properties of Minerals, Rock Cycle, Common Igneous Rocks, Common Sedimentary Rocks, Common Metamorphic Rocks, Earth System History, Timeline of Earth, Events, Paleoecology, and much more.

Areas of Focus in the Astronomy Topics Unit: The Solar System and the Sun, Order of the Planets, Our Sun, Life Cycle of a Star, Size of Stars, Solar Eclipse, Lunar Eclipse, The Inner Planets, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Moon, Craters, Tides, Phases of the Moon, Mars and Moons, Rocketry, Asteroid Belt, NEOs, The Torino Scale, The Outer Planets and Gas Giants, Jupiter / Moons, Saturn / Moons, Uranus / Moons, Neptune / Moons, Pluto's Demotion, The Kuiper Belt, Oort Cloud, Comets / Other, Beyond the Solar System, Types of Galaxies, Blackholes, Extrasolar Planets, The Big Bang, Dark Matter, Dark Energy, The Special Theory of Relativity, Hubble Space Telescope, Constellations,Spacetime and much more.

Areas of Focus within The Weather and Climate Unit: -What is weather?, Climate, Importance of the Atmosphere, Components of the Atmosphere, Layers of the Atmosphere, Air Quality and Pollution, Carbon Monoxide, Ozone Layer, Ways to Avoid Skin Cancer, Air Pressure, Barometer, Air Pressure and Wind, Fronts, Wind, Global Wind, Coriolis Force, Jet Stream, Sea Breeze / Land Breeze, Mountain Winds, Mountain Rain Shadow, Wind Chill, Flight, Dangerous Weather Systems, Light, Albedo, Temperature, Thermometers, Seasons, Humidity / Condensation / Evaporation, Dew Points, Clouds, Types of Clouds, Meteorology, Weather Tools, Isotherms, Ocean Currents, Enhanced Global Warming, Greenhouse Effect, The Effects of Global Warming, Biomes, Types of Biomes.

Areas of Focus within The Soil Science and Glaciers Unit: Importance of Soil, Weathering, Mechanical Weathering, Chemical Weathering, Surface Area and Weathering, Mass Movement of Earthen Materials, Soil, Soil Color, Particle Size, Soil Porosity and Permeability, Soil Horizons, Soil Conservation, The Dust Bowl, Erosion, Deposition, Soil Conservation Measures, Glaciers, Types of Glaciers, Ice Ages, Paleoecology, Glacial Landforms.


Areas of Focus: -Locations of Water on the Planet, Importance of Water, Groundwater, Groundwater Pollution, The Water Molecule, Properties of Water, Polarity, Cohesion, Adhesion, Capillary Action, High Specific Heat, Water has a Neutral pH, lower density of ice, lake turnover, water cycle, three stares of matter, Water is the Universal Solvent, Mixtures, and much more.

Areas of Focus within The Rivers Unit -Watersheds, Rivers of the United States, Sections of a River, Parts of River (Vocabulary), Stream Order, Erosion and Deposition, Water Quality, Chemical Properties of Water, Bio-Indicators of Water Quality (EPT richness), Physical Properties of Water Quality, Rivers and Flooding, Factors that Control Flooding, Types of Flooding,Tsunami's, Wetlands, Flood Prevention, Levees, Dams and Ecosystem, Importance of Dams, Impacts of Dams,Hydropower, Parts of Dam, Salmon (Life Cycle), Systems of Help Salmon, Fish (General), Layering in a Lake, Lake Turnover, Nutrients and Lakes.

Engaging and interactive PowerPoint presentations become the roadmap for exciting units full of hands-on lab activities, challenge questions, project ideas, discussion opportunities, video links, review games, and much more. A bundled homework package, modified version, and unit notes, chronologically follow each unit. These presentations are incredibly visual and only one focus point is presented per slide. Color coded text, shade techniques, and a step by step approach puts the learning process into PowerPoint form. You can use the units / curriculum from beginning to end, or chop up the PowerPoints to add to your own curriculum.
Everything arrives in editable form and can be altered to fit your own needs and requirements.

Please view my hundreds of other postings on TpT or contact me at ryemurf@gmail.com if you have any questions.

Sincerely,
Ryan P. Murphy M.Ed


This product includes...

1 Classroom License to use all of the units on all of your schools computers.

6 Science Units that contain over 14,000 well crafted PowerPoint slides full of lab activities, important class notes, project ideas, discussion opportunities, review challenges, amazing visuals, videos, and much more.

6 Bundled homework packages for each units (word documents) / assessment that chronologically follow the above PowerPoint slideshows. These homework bundles are extremely challenging but not overwhelming.

6 Answer Keys to the above homework (.doc). These are great for teachers, support staff, and homeschool parents.

6 Modified homework packages (.doc) / assessments that look much like the above assessment but are less challenging. These are helpful for students who may require special modifications. Answer Keys to these modified assessments are also included for support professionals.

6 Sets of unit notes (.doc) that chronologically follow the PowerPoint slideshows. These notes are full of detailed visuals and chronologically follow the slideshow. These are great for support professionals and for students who may require accommodations.

18 PowerPoint Review Games (.ppt) with each review game equaling 125+ slides each. These are great chances to review and get students searching through their science journal, collaborating with others, and are always a lot of fun.

Hundreds of video and academic links. These links are to video shorts that usually range from 2 - 7 minutes or great websites that help review class material. Having a short video to help reinforce / review classroom topics is extremely helpful.

Hundreds of pages of handouts, readings, answer keys to the readings, information sheets, rubrics, templates, lab activities, recipes, and much more.

1 First Day PowerPoint Presentation (210 slides) and goal setting / build a coat of arms activity. Also included is a student guidebook that explains the entire four year science curriculum and classroom expectations and coat of arms first day activity and PowerPoint.

All units arrive in editable format so they can be altered to fit your curriculum, grade level, or ability grouping. You can decide to make them more or less challenging.

Below are the links to the 6 units of study that I offer on TpT for individual purchase. All of these are included in the curriculum purchase.

Earth Science Units
Mechanical and Chemical Weathering, Soil Science, Soil Conservation, Ice-Ages, Glaciers, Glacial Landforms Unit
Astronomy Topics Unit
Geology Topics Unit
Weather and Climate Unit

Water, Water Quality, Rivers, Lakes, and Fish Units
Water on Earth, Properties of Water, Water Pollution Unit
Rivers, Lakes, and Water Quality Unit (Salmon, Fish, and more)

Below is a link to view my entire currriculum (4 years 50,000 slides) curriculum in greater detail. You will find a PowerPoint tour, how a unit works guide, curriculum possibilities, standards, and many free samples.
4 Year Curriculum Tour, Life, Earth, and Physical Science

Sincerely,
Ryan Murphy at TpT
ryemurf@gmail.com

Below are the links to the 20 units of study that I offer on TpT for individual purchase. All of these are included in the entire science curriculum that I offer.

Physical Science Units
Science Skills Unit
Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit
Matter, Energy, and the Environment Unit
Atoms and Periodic Table of the Elements Unit

Physical Science Curriculum
Physical Science Bundle Package (4 Units)

Life Science Units
Human Body System and Health Topics Unit
Cellular Biology Unit
Infectious Diseases Unit
DNA and Genetics Unit, Cell Division
Taxonomy and Classification Unit
Evolution and Natural Selection, Change Topics Unit
Botany Unit
Ecology Feeding Levels Unit
Ecology Interactions Unit
Ecology Abiotic Factors Unit

Life Science Curriculum
Life Science Bundle Package (10 Units)

Earth Science Units
Weathering, Soil Science, Soil Conservation, Ice Ages, Glaciers Unit
Astronomy Topics Unit
Geology Topics Unit
Weather and Climate Unit

Earth Science Curriculum Bundle
Earth Science Curriculum (6 Units)

Water, Water Quality, Rivers, Lakes, and Fish Units
Water on Earth, Properties of Water, Water Pollution Unit
Rivers, Lakes, and Water Quality Unit (Salmon, Fish, and more)

Below is a link to view this curriculum in greater detail. You will find a PowerPoint tour, how a unit works guide, curriculum possibilities, standards, and many free samples.
Curriculum Tour

If unable to download the curriculum through the digital download link sent to your email, I will gladly mail you an 8GB flashdrive USPS First Class Mail with the entire curriculum (free shipping). Thank you for your interest and If you have any questions please feel free to contact me.

Sincerely,
Ryan Murphy at TpT
ryemurf@gmail.com

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