This comprehensive bundle is broken up into three separate lessons. The lessons address the following essential questions, "AIM: What are the causes and effects of earthquakes?"; "How do we determine the location of an earthquake’s epicenter?"; and "How are seismic waves useful to scientists who are exploring Earth’s interior?"
Topics discussed include: earthquakes, stress vs. strain, faults, focus, epicenter, seismic waves (primary vs. secondary waves), seismology, seismograph/grams, how to use the P-S wave chart, triangulation, etc.
Incredible visuals and real-life examples are provided to broaden the key ideas of this PowerPoint, in addition to practice questions.
The following items are included in this bundle:
- Earthquakes Lesson Plan
- Earthquakes PowerPoint Presentation (51 slides)
- Earthquakes Guided Notes
- P & S Waves Lesson Plan
- P & S Waves Practice Worksheet
- Mercalli Scale Lab
- Nepal Earthquake & Chile Volcanic Eruption WebQuest