Heat and Plate Tectonics for Middle School

Heat and Plate Tectonics for Middle School
Heat and Plate Tectonics for Middle School
Heat and Plate Tectonics for Middle School
Heat and Plate Tectonics for Middle School
Heat and Plate Tectonics for Middle School
Heat and Plate Tectonics for Middle School
Heat and Plate Tectonics for Middle School
Heat and Plate Tectonics for Middle School
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  1. This growing bundle includes three of our key middle school lessons on plate tectonics. Details of the lessons are provided below. Lesson 1 Continental DriftPlate Tectonics lesson 1 is a complete, “No Prep” middle school lesson. Spend time with your students face to face at the beginning of class.
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Heat is a vital concept for understanding plate tectonics. This lesson was created to connect plate tectonics and heat in an integrated manner. In this NO PREP 42-page product are resources to teach face to face or online. Begin using the fork and match demo to challenge kids understanding of heat. Edit the presentation on Google slides to match your local curriculum. From there students can document the graphically engaging lesson with scribble notes or an incomplete outline. At the completion of the discussion, student will work through Google interactive sort in class or complete as homework. Looking to flip the lesson? Use the recorded screencast, student can use headphones and following along at their own pace. A complete teacher guide with Google Drive links is included. Quickly meet your IEP accommodations using this lesson supports (be sure to note this in your gradebook for your protection). This lesson package is a flexible mix of face to face teaching, print and digital resources. Use it all in one class period or mix it with your existing lessons to spice things up. Additionally, the lesson presentation and incomplete notes are editable, so you can customize according to your needs.

Looking for the first three lessons in this series?

Lesson 1: Continental Drift

Lesson 2: Seafloor Spreading

Lesson 3: Earths Layers

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Recorded Lesson Presentation Link

Editable Lesson Notes

Editable Lesson Presentation

Scribble and Coloring Notes

Google Interactives

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Construct, use, and present arguments to support the claim that when the kinetic energy of an object changes, energy is transferred to or from the object. Examples of empirical evidence used in arguments could include an inventory or other representation of the energy before and after the transfer in the form of temperature changes or motion of object. Assessment does not include calculations of energy.
Integrate quantitative or technical information expressed in words in a text with a version of that information expressed visually (e.g., in a flowchart, diagram, model, graph, or table).
Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases as they are used in a specific scientific or technical context relevant to grades 6–8 texts and topics.
Include multimedia components and visual displays in presentations to clarify claims and findings and emphasize salient points.
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1 hour
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