This lesson aligns with the Common Core State Standards:
"STANDARD 7 - The Earth
The teacher understands the dynamic nature of the Earth and recognizes that its features and structures result from natural processes. 7E. analyzes and explains large scale dynamic forces, events, and processes that affect the Earth's land, water and atmospheric systems."
PowerPoint lesson I in the "Landforms, Weathering and Erosion" unit. A separate student PowerPoint worksheet is also available.
PowerPoint lessons contain many graphics and 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.
A class activity is included at the end of each lesson and a 20-question interactive quiz/review at kahoot.it is also included as a link in the last slide.
*All PowerPoint lessons; ActivInspire programs; student worksheets/activities and assessments for this unit can be found under the "Earth/Space Complete Unit III Landforms, Weathering, Erosion" folder.
Terms covered in this lesson include:
Southern Rocky Mountains
Earth/Space Lesson I PowerPoint "Landforms"
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