Continental Margin Teacher Resources
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Patriots and LoyalistsLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Patriots versus Loyalists, a huge divide during the Revolutionary War in what would become the United States of America. An informative resource includes both direct instruction about the two groups and a quiz pupils take after reading...
Why is Mount Everest so Tall?Lesson Planet
5 mins 2nd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Many years ago, when the Indian plate collided into the Eurasian plate, the highest mountain on Earth was formed. But what gives Mount Everest its shape? Watch an informative video to learn what factors make the prominent peak so tall.
From the Gulf of Mexico to the Moons of JupiterLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students compare deep ocean conditions to those found on the moons of Jupiter. In this Earth science lesson plan, students consider the possibilities and conditions needed to support simple life. Students examine the habitats and life...
Geography: examining the Glacial Features of Cape CodLesson Planet
6th - 10th
Students examine satellite images of the glacial features of Cape Cod. They analyze where human activity is located in terms of those features. Students make models of the features, including kettle holes. They also use contour maps...
Ocean Floor Properties and Near Shore EnvironmentsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students explore and model the characteristics of the ocean floor and near shore environments through in-class demonstrations, laboratory activities, and internet research. They use classroom materials to research the characteristics of...