Fossil Fuels (Part II), The Geology of Oil: Topographic Mapping, Crustal Deformation, Rock Porosity, and Environmental Pollution
Students review an interpretation of geologic history and relate it to the formation of oil deposits. They explore and explain factors controlling the porosity and permeability of sediments and sedimentary rocks. Pupils also interpret...
8th - 12th Science
Time's a Ticking: The Earth's Geologic Time Scale
Eighth graders assess a given statement whether it's a fact or fiction. In this earth science instructional activity, 8th graders research to make the false statements true. They compare the Earth's geologic scale to common everyday items.