Rock Strata Reveals Earth's History: Geologic Time Scale - NGS MS-ESS1-4

Rock Strata Reveals Earth's History: Geologic Time Scale - NGS MS-ESS1-4
Rock Strata Reveals Earth's History: Geologic Time Scale - NGS MS-ESS1-4
Rock Strata Reveals Earth's History: Geologic Time Scale - NGS MS-ESS1-4
Rock Strata Reveals Earth's History: Geologic Time Scale - NGS MS-ESS1-4
Rock Strata Reveals Earth's History: Geologic Time Scale - NGS MS-ESS1-4
Rock Strata Reveals Earth's History: Geologic Time Scale - NGS MS-ESS1-4
Rock Strata Reveals Earth's History: Geologic Time Scale - NGS MS-ESS1-4
Rock Strata Reveals Earth's History: Geologic Time Scale - NGS MS-ESS1-4
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This product provides supplemental resources that address concepts for Next Generation Science Standard MS-ESS1-4: Construct a scientific explanation based on evidence from rock strata for how the geologic time scale is used to organize Earths 4.6-Billion-Year-Old History.

This product is meant to supplement the science curriculum. It includes posters, handouts, games, charts, research opportunities, and activities that focus on the study of rock strata (stratigraphy) and the Geologlic Time Scale. It also includes aides to help students write a true scientific argument/explanation. See Table of Contents and Previews for more details.

Table of Contents:
Geologic Dating of Rock and Fossils Content Poster
Which Rocks Are Oldest? Activity Sheet with Answer Key
Cross-Cutting and Inclusions Activity
Stratigraphy Illustrated, Writing Activity
Earth’s Surface is Deformed Activity (4 Pages) with Answer Keys
Layers upon Layers of Rock Activity with Answer Key
Geologic Time Chart, Colored Poster (Print 2 x 2 to make poster)
Geologic Time Chart, Blackline
Geologic Time Chart, Half-Sheets for Students’ Interactive Science Notebooks
Geologicopoly Game Board with Directions for Playing
Geologicopoly Info Chart (2 pages)
Geologicopoly Recording Chart (2 pages)
Rock Strata Cards: Ideas for Using the Cards
Rock Strata Discoveries Activity
Layer-by-Layer Discovery Log for Rock Strata Discoveries Activity
20 Rock Strata Cards (5 pages)
Research an Era Activity – To the Teacher
Research an Era Activity – List of Research Options
Research an Era Activity Chart
Research an Era Bulletin Board Idea
How to Write a Scientific Argument Composition – To the Teacher
Constructing a Scientific Argument Assignment
Main Parts of Your Composition Handout
Researching and Reporting: References Used Handout
Researching and Reporting Main Points, 3 Different Methods Handouts
Researching and Reporting Final Product Handout
Researching and Reporting Rubric with Sample

For other Next Generation Science MS-ESS products, check out these links!
Earth, Sun, Moon Cyclic Patterns: Next Generation Science MS-ESS1-1
Gravity within Galaxies and Our Solar System: Next Generation Science MS-ESS1-2
Solar System Scale Model: Distances Between Planets - Next Generation Science MS-ESS1-3
Scale Properties of Objects in the Solar System: Next Generation Science MS-ESS1-3
Scale Model for Planets: Next Generation Science MS-ESS1-3
Rock Strata Reveals Earth's History - Next Generation Science MS-eSS1-4

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