This powerpoint lesson is on DETECTING EARTHQUAKES. It is part of the EARTHQUAKE UNIT
The Earthquakes Waves lesson includes information, images and notes on Primary, Secondary and Surface waves of an earthquakes. There are moving images showing how they travel from the epicenter and through the Earth. The lesson also discusses damage caused by these waves.
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