This powerpoint lesson is on DETECTING EARTHQUAKES. It is part of the EARTHQUAKE UNIT
The Detecting Earthquakes lesson includes information, images and notes on what a seismologist is and the methods they use to determine the epicenter of an earthquake. Some key terms used throughout the lesson are seismology, seismologist, seismograph and the use to the S&P method.
This lesson includes a slide stating the objectives of the lesson, a slide that has a "Did you Know" fact pertaining to the lesson and a slide that has a review of the lesson at the end.
This lesson includes detailed lessons in accordance with state standards and objectives. It is intended to capture the attention and interest of students of all abilities and keep them engaged with colorful diagrams and photos along with detailed information.
For the FULL EARTH TECTONICS UNIT
For additional lessons on the EARTHQUAKE UNIT
please click the links below:
What is and Earthquake
Earthquakes and Society
Mountains and Faults
Earthquakes Jeopardy Review Game