This purchase includes a .zip file with all unit materials for a 7th grade unit on PLATE TECTONICS, titled "Moving Earth." This file includes SMARTboard Notebook and PowerPoint lesson presentations, lab experiments, video links, detailed diagrams, extensive class activities, homework assignments, unit assessments, unit projects, quizzes, lesson plans, online activities, review materials, NY state test prep, and more! See below for details.
**IMPORTANT NOTE: There are numerous lesson presentations in the .notebook file format. To access these materials, you will need SMARTboard's Notebook software. It is a program similar to PowerPoint, and you do not need a SMARTboard to use it. It is available for free trial at smarttech.com (go to the Downloads section) or you can always view .notebook files on express.smarttech.com for free.
43 total files
14 full lessons with numerous lab experiments, plus complementary lesson material for greater content expansion (listed below, many topics contain multiple lessons within them)
Below is a list of most of the lessons included. These lessons are also available for individual sale (for about $2-$4 each). Save some money and buy the full unit here! Copy-paste the links provided for more detailed descriptions of the contents included.
In alphabetical order:
-Continental Drift: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Continental-Drift-Lesson-Presentation-Diagrams-Assignments-Alfred-Wegner
-Earthquake-Proof Building Experiment: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Earthquake-Proof-Building-Construction-Lab-Experiment-w-Presentation
-Earthquakes-Locating the Epicenter: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Earthquakes-Locating-the-Epicenter-Lesson-Presentation-Lab-Experiment
-Earthquakes-Seismic Waves: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Earthquakes-Seismic-Waves-Lesson-Plan-Presentation-Lab-Experiment
-Plate Tectonics & Boundary Types: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Plate-Tectonics-Boundary-Types-Lesson-Presentation-Mini-Lab-Activities
-Plate Tectonics & Convection Currents: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Plate-Tectonics-Convection-Currents-Lesson-Presentation-Videos
-Seafloor Spreading: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Seafloor-Spreading-Plate-Tectonics-Lesson-Presentation-Videos-Homework
-Unit Assessments & Vocabulary: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Moving-Earth-Plate-Tectonics-Unit-Assessments-Vocabulary-List
-Unit Bulletin Board Materials: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Moving-Earth-Plate-Tectonics-Bulletin-Board-Images-and-Text
-Unit Essay Project: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Plate-Tectonics-Continental-Drift-Essay-Project-Rubic-Research-Presentation
-Unit Review Materials: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Plate-Tectonics-Unit-Review-Materials-Lesson-Presentations-Activities-Vocab
Plus much more than what is listed here!
*Some lessons include more than 1 day/periods of material, and are counted as such. See lesson links for clear explanations.
Presentations serve as lesson plans that guide the teacher through the entire lesson. Presentations include links to related YouTube videos to increase student engagement (I can help you use YouTube videos in your class, even if your network blocks such sites, just ask).