Plate Tectonics

Get a detailed look at plate tectonics with a 14-slide presentation that highlights the Earth's layers, continental drift, seafloor spreading, the theory of plate tectonics, and boundary types. Each slide provides thorough explanations, example images with labels, and real-world pictures.   

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Instructional Ideas

  • If a learner is absent the day of instruction, assign them the screencast to catch up on missed information
  • Provide pupils with the presentation slides and direct them to take notes on key details
Classroom Considerations

  • The presentation was designed to accompany a chapter from a textbook; however, it may also be used on its own or alongside other curriculum on similar topic 
Pros

  • Lecture notes, presentation slides with a note-taking section, and a screencast are provided to aid in instruction
Cons

  • The worksheet and answer key are difficult to open 
  • The answer key is challenging to read 
Included Materials - Join to Access

  • Screencast
  • Lecture Notes
  • PowerPoint Notes
  • Worksheets
  • Worksheet Answers
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