A Tutorial explaining Earth’s Layers and Plate Tectonics. You will learn about the Earth's layers and how plate tectonics works.
Standards: MS-ESS2 Earth’s Systems -
MS-ESS2-2 Construct an explanation based on evidence for how geoscience processes have changed Earth’s surface at varying time and spatial scales.
California Common Core State Standards: ELA/Literacy -
RST.6-8.1 Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of science and technical texts.
SL.11-12.5 Make strategic use of digital media (e.g., textual, graphical, audio, visual, and interactive elements) in presentations to enhance understanding of findings, reasoning, and evidence and to add interest.
Watch “Bill Nye the Science Guy: Earth’s Crust” YouTube Video.
Source: Jessica Potts
Here is a website in detail of what is inside the earth. This link will take you to the website, https://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/dynamic/inside.html
Source: USGS Publications Warehouse
This is a good article about Plate Tectonics. This link will take you to the National Geographic website, https://www.nationalgeographic.org/media/plate-tectonics/
Source: National Geographic Society. “Plate Tectonics.” National Geographic Society, 5 Mar. 2013, www.nationalgeographic.org/media/plate-tectonics/.
Source: Kahoot! Made by Marcia Flores