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Plate Tectonics: PowerPoint Notes

Grade Levels
6th - 10th, Adult Education, Homeschool
Formats Included
  • PPT
156 pages
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-Southern Science Specialists - Chapel Hill, North Carolina-

156 slide PowerPoint on Plate Tectonics. Topics, concepts, and terminology covered include: Continental drift, Pangaea, evidence of rock formations, fossils, climates, magnetism, sea floor spreading, earthquakes, volcanoes, and GPS. Also covered are plate tectonic boundaries-collision, ocean ocean subduction, continental ocean subduction, divergent, hot spots, and sliding (transform). Boundary feature topics include: volcanic mountains, folded mountains, and faults. And much, much more.....

Within the classroom, this activity has been consistently very successful and acclaimed by students in grades 6th – 10th within multiple types of schools - public, private, and charter.

Applicable to many state science assessments and benchmarks.

Has been applied to state mandated North Carolina end of year tests for science in grades 5 and 8.

Even used by teachers in New York State as a preparation for the Earth Science Grade 9 Regents Exam.

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Geo Leo and Meteo Mike
“The Tar Heel Tandem”
“Southern Science Specialists”

Total Pages
156 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
2 days
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