Week 5-15-17 Science Explorations
5-17-17 6th Grade/ MS-ESS3-2. EARTHQUAKES
Analyze and interpret data on natural hazards to forecast future catastrophic events and inform the development of technologies to mitigate their effects.
Independent- You will access the link for the SGI you belong to as you work independently to read, take notes, and create QAR questions 2 from each category. You may access the QAR link to refresh your memory. Write a summary for the subject you were assigned.
Earthquakes and Seismic Waves slides 1-34.
Lions- Earthquakes: Folds & Faults pages 3-8
Bears- Tsunamis pages 26-29
Dolphins - The Big Ones: Earthquakes from around the world pages 23-25
QAR - View the link below:
8th Grade / 5-15-17 / MS-PS4-1. Use mathematical representations to describe a simple model for waves that includes how the amplitude of a wave is related to the energy in a wave.
Directions you will launch the video, click support materials, read the background essay, and answer the questions on notebook paper. Remember to write the title for each SGI activity.
Dolphins -Earth System: El Nino- Write a one paragraph summary of the video. Remember to follow your SWR.
Bears - Earth System: El Nino's Influence on Hurricane Formation - Write a one paragraph summary of the video. Remember to follow your SWR.
Lions - Global Weather Machine - Write a two paragraph summary of the video. Remember to follow your SWR.
Homework - Moby Max - All your assigned items should be completed. Remember to strive for 80% or better.