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ONLINE TEXTBOOK-

Online Textbook Link: Earth Science Textbook

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If this doesn't work, use the first two letters of your first name, followed by your last name and then 15
For example: my username would be mtubb15 or if that doesn't work, it would be motubb15.
Password: mpstudent_15

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The access code is in your syllabus.

Google Doc Links

Student Info Form: Student Info Form
Learning Styles Form: Learning Styles
Link for Learning Styles Test: Learning Styles Test

Vocabulary Lists

Click on the link to find the vocabulary words for each unit: EES Vocabulary


SYLLABUS:






HOMEWORK AND TEST CALENDAR:

CALENDAR



CLASS MATERIALS:

Unit 1:Scientific Method and Metrics

Scientific Method Quiz



sea ice data.xlsx
graph paper.pdf



Unit 2: Astronomy


Project



Extra Credit

planet journey.doc - extra credit assignment



Big Bang Essay

Essay Rubric

Video Link: How the Universe Works: Big Bang
Article 1

Article 2


Notes







Homework and Classwork

Specta Lab with gas tubes

Barycenter Lab

The next two files belong on the one page test review sheet.
Print the first document two to a page and the second document belongs on the back.


Students will be able to....

Milky Way Webquest

Exploring Black Holes



Unit 3: Rocks, Soils, Weathering and Mass Movements


Link to pre-quiz: Rocks Pre-Quiz

Notes




Homework and Classwork

Weathering Homework Worksheets



Lab completed in class

Soil Homework Worksheet (print only pages 1 and 2)

Read the Slope Stability Text and highlight/annotate

After reading the text, answer the questions

Lab completed in class- if a new copy is needed, print only pages 3 and 4

Test Review (print 2 to a page)

Project




Unit 4: Dynamic Earth

On the Shoulders of Giants- Alfred Wegener: http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/Features/Wegener/
Volcano Explorer Website: http://dsc.discovery.com/convergence/pompeii/interactive/interactive.html
Animations for Boundaries http://geology.com/nsta/ (click on each boundary and click on "click to play animation")






Midterm:

Study Guide: Print 2 to a page- you will find this option in the print dialog box

PowerPoint Review for Midterm:



Unit 5: Oceans


Print the notes below:

Articles:



Cleaning up the Oceans
Oceans Study Guide:





Unit 6: Groundwater and Surface Water

Print the notes (both files) below:



PowerPoint to be used in class:



Link for River System Pamphlets
http://www.eenorthcarolina.org/publications-riverbasin-inserts.html


Wetlands Reading


Wetlands and Pollution
Arsenic Handout

Irrigation Handout

Hog Farm Handout

Study Guide


Unit 7: Meteorology

Print the notes below. To save paper, consider printing on both sides of the paper.

Notes for Meteorology Part 1

Isobar and Isotherm Practice

Study Guide for Meteorology Part 1


Notes for Meteorology Part 2

Review for Meteorology Part 2 Answer Keys
Met. 2 Review Page 1
Met. 2 Review Page 2

Old Study Guides for Meteorology Part 2



Map of US.docx- blank map to print if you need an extra copy for essay


Unit 8: Climate

Climate Change Poster Project

Climate Change Webquest

Climate_and_Atmospheric_Changes_11-12.ppt
ENSO Webquest



Unit 9: Biodiversity and Biomes



Biome Info Sheets:
GRASSLAND_INFO_SHEET.doc
RAINFOREST_INFO_SHEET.doc
TEMPERATE_DECIDUOUS_FOREST_INFO_SHEET.doc
TUNDRA.doc
DESERT_INFO_SHEET.doc
TAIGA_INFO_SHEET.doc



Biomes of North America


Populations


Study Guide





Unit 10: Natural Resources

Use this file to complete infobook worksheets


Natural_Resources_11-12.ppt PowerPoint

Assignment Discovery: Energy with Bill Nye

Quizlets:
Natural Resource Descriptions
Natural Resources: Renewable?
Natural Resources Advantages
Natural Resources Disadvantages


Final Exam

Released Exams: complete these on the scantron provided to you in class. Start with the first file (eesrelease13) and answer the 40 m.c. questions as #s 1-40.
The second file (eescirelease14) m.c. questions will be #s 41-59 on the same scantron.


Study guide for Final Exam



HONORS PROJECT:

MPHS HONORS ONGOING PROJECT 09-10.doc


Board Games are due on 1/8/16