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This no-prep product is a complete unit bundle on Earthquakes. Everything you could possibly need or want is included in this bundle for an affordable, low price and is ready-to-go! This stand-alone resource with over 80 pages includes five lessons, a unit cover with the option of the Next Generation Science Standards or an editable version to include your own state standards, editable assessments with reflection activity, a Newspaper article project and more! Each lesson includes warm-ups, a set of Cornell notes, a presentation, an activity, and a mini-quiz and starter sentences to help students answer the essential questions all built into the presentation. Save 50% off the individually sold items listed above by purchasing this bundle! This product is part of my Earth Science entire year bundle and my Earth Science Mega Bundle: Rocks and Minerals, Plate Tectonics, and Earthquakes. Bundle and save!
The following topics are covered in this unit bundle:
• Richter Scale
• Mercalli Scale
• Normal Fault
• Reverse Fault
• Strike-Slip Fault
• Seismic wave
• P Waves
• S waves
• L waves
• Tidal Wave
• Shadow zone
• Moho Discontinuity
• Moment Magnitude Scale
★ TEACHER GUIDE:
Strategies and tips to help grade, organize, and use the interactive notebook with fidelity and confidence.
★ STUDENT NOTEBOOK SET-UP:
Table of contents, score sheet, and notebook rubric. There is a filled-out table of contents and score sheet to help organize and pace teacher. Score sheet helps students keep track of their grades! Teachers will have stream-line grading too.
★ UNIT COVER:
Provides standards and benchmarks, a word bank with all vocabulary words, and pictures related to unit. Editable page provided for teachers to include their own state standards.
★ WARM-UPS/ANTICIPATION GUIDE:
Ten true or false statements used to identify what students know, what they think they know, and what they will learn. A presentation follows along printable lesson. An answer key is provided. Each anticipation guide question follows their according Cornell and presentation to review the answer and acts as a warm-up.
★ CORNELL NOTES:
Five Cornell notes are provided. There are three versions: filled and fill-in-the-blank for students to complete. A presentation follows the Cornell notes and leads whole class, direct instruction. A summary section is included where students answer essential questions. A drawing section is made available for students to add their own drawings or pictures from the presentation. Each criteria is worth one point making each Cornell worth five points.
Five activities follow each Cornell notes in order to support and reinforce students' understanding of the content and provide students an opportunity to think critically by creating something new with the input received from the notes. There are five criteria: written portion, art, color, reflection component, and an “excellent." Each criteria is worth one point making each activity worth five points.
Presentation guides direct instruction as students follow along and complete their Cornell notes. Presentation revisits anticipation guide statements at the beginning of the lesson and at the end (serves also as warm-up), has built-in mini quiz at the end of each lesson to check for understanding (5 multiple choice questions with answers), pictures to help learn the material, and starter sentences to support students complete the summary section of their Cornell notes.
★ SPECIAL ASSIGNMENTS (LABS, PROJECTS, ETC.):
All special assignments come with directions and rubrics. Templates for some special assignments are included.
★ TEST AND QUIZZES (EDITABLE):
One test and quiz are included with answer keys. A reflection activity follows giving students an opportunity to reflect on their understanding and studying skills.
For easy grading, simply circle missing components or stamp to designate full credit. It’s that easy--I don’t take any grading home and I’m out of the door when the bell rings after school!!
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