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Wegener and Plate Tectonics: A Hands-On LessonLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Pupils are introduced to and experiment with the basic concepts of plate tectonic theory as well as assess the history of the theory of plate tectonics. They explain and illustrate the basic concepts through diagrams and models of Pangaea.
Nannofossils Reveal Seafloor Spreading TruthLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Spread the word about seafloor spreading! Junior geologists prove Albert Wegener right in an activity that combines data analysis and deep ocean exploration. Learners analyze and graph fossil sample data taken from sites along the...
Earth Materials - Geology and Plate TectonicsLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Not going into depth on any one topic, this Earth science presentation skims the crust. It touches on the materials that construct the crust and then moves into plate tectonics. This is a useful and colorful note-taking guide for your...
Island Rotation: Lesson Plan 3Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How far have California's Channel islands moved? What was the rate of this movement? Class members first examine data that shows the age of the Hawaiian island chain and the average speed of the Pacific Plate. They then watch West of the...
The Whole Saga of the SupercontinentsLesson Planet
9 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
See the world as it was—and also how it will be! A riveting video from a vast biology and earth science playlist takes viewers back in time to see how supercontinents formed, broke apart, and formed again. The resource includes a sneak...
Ecology And the Conservation of Natural ResourcesLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Students study Alfred Wegener's theory of continental drift and how the continents were connected in one large land mass called Pangaea. They examine plate tectonics and the theory that the earth's surface is composed of large moving...