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Other

Description:

These lesson plans about seismology and other earth science topics include descriptions of demonstrations, experiments and activities for teachers and students. The lessons are designed primarily for teachers of grades 5-12 but can be adapted to introductory college level earth science teaching. Lesson plans can be displayed on the screen or printed (in color) from a pdf version. Topics include: seismic waves, plate tectonics, mantle convection, Earth's interior, plate boundaries, seismometers, the AS-1 seismograph, earthquake magnitude, and earthquake location. Also included is a pdf version of Seismology - Resources for Teachers, and an "essay" on science education in the U.S.

Subjects:

  • Science > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10

Keywords:

Space Science,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Astronomy,Middle School,NSDL,Chemistry,Geology,Science,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20061003230403430T,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_dlese.org,Higher Education,Elementary School,Geophysics,Space sciences,Physical sciences,Earth science,Physics,Geoscience,Graduate/Professional,Natural hazards

Language:

English

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Public - Available to anyone

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