29 Lesson plans in 8th Grade Earth Science on Unit 1, covering Exploring Earth
Lesson 1. Maps
Lesson 2. How can you fit your entire classroom on a single sheet of paper?
Lesson 3. Technologies and Mapping
Lesson 4. Seeing Double
Lesson 5. Spherical Earth
Lesson 6. How can you find the density of a liquid?
Lesson 7. Earth’s Surface
Lesson 8. Modeling Earth and Its Layers
Lesson 9. What is a mineral?
Lesson 10. How are minerals identified?
Lesson 11. How do you determine the density of a mineral
Lesson 12. Sources and Uses of Minerals
Lesson 13. Mineral Detectives
Lesson 14. Rocks and the Rock Cycle
Lesson 15. Igneous Rocks
Lesson 16. How do you identify igneous rock
Lesson 17. Sedimentary Rocks
Lesson 18. How are sedimentary rocks classified?
Lesson 19. Metamorphic Rocks
Lesson 20. Identifying the Type of Rock
Weathering and Soil
Lesson 21. Weathering
Lesson 22. What causes weathering?
Lesson 23. Soils
Lesson 24. Soil Horizons and Soil Formation
Erosion and Deposition
Lesson 25. The Erosion-Deposition Process
Lesson 26. Landforms Shaped by Water and Wind
Lesson 27. How do water erosion and deposition occur along a stream?
Lesson 28. Mass wasting and Glaciers
Lesson 29. Avoiding a landslide
Grade 8 Earth Science Full Year Lesson Plans
Grade 8 Earth Science Unit 2 Geologic Change
Grade 8 Earth Science Unit 3 Weather Climate
Grade 8 Earth Science Unit 4 Water and Other Resources
Grade 8 Earth Science Unit 5 Exploring the Universe