This ActivInspire review aligns with the Common Core State Standards (CCSS):
"STANDARD 7 - The Earth
The competent science teacher understands the dynamic nature of the Earth and recognizes that its features and structures result from natural processes.
Knowledge Indicators - The competent science teacher:
7A. understands the structure and composition of the Earth's land, water and atmospheric systems.
7B. understands the transfer of energy within and among Earth's land, water and atmospheric systems
7E. analyzes and explains large scale dynamic forces, events, and processes that affect the Earth's land, water and atmospheric systems."
First review of the PowerPoint lessons I and II in the unit on "Atmosphere" (Unit IX). 20 questions include multiple choice; true/false; matching and text responses. A PDF student worksheet/study guide can also be generated by using this program.
PowerPoint lessons contain many graphics and two links to short videos to further student understanding.
PowerPoint slides also contain notes for the instructor based on students most "frequently asked questions" or FAQ's to help clarify the subject.
* All PowerPoint lessons; ActivInspire programs; student note sheets/activities and assessments for this unit can be found under the "Earth/Space Complete Unit IX Atmosphere" zip file folder.
Terms/concepts in this review include:
Earth's energy budget
changes of state
Earth/Space ActivInspire Review Lesson I and II "Atmosphere and Energy Transfer"
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