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This PowerPoint lesson/guide aligns with the Common Core State Standards:
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:
7C. understands the scope of geologic time and the continuing physical changes of the Earth through time.
7D. understands the interrelationships between living organisms and Earth's resources."
Student note guide or outline that goes with the PowerPoint lesson III in the unit "Geologic Time." The lesson describes in detail the events in Mesozoic and Cenozoic life and landforms in middle and recent Earth history.
A class activity is included at the end of each Earth/Space presentation.
PowerPoint lessons contain many graphics and links to short videos to further student understanding.
* All PowerPoint lessons; ActivInspire reviews; student worksheets/activities and assessments for this unit can be found under "Earth/Space Complete Unit on Geologic Time."
Terms/concepts covered in this lesson include:
Chicxulub impact crater
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