This is the bundled homework package, lesson notes, and hundreds of PowerPoint freebies that are all a part of my Geology Topics Unit that I offer on Teachers Notebook.
Geology Topics Unit
Teaching Duration = 8+ Weeks
A 6000+ PowerPoint slideshow becomes the roadmap for an amazing and interactive science experience, complete with homework package, hands-on activities with directions built into the slideshow, built-in quizzes, answer keys, units notes, video links, rubrics, flashcards, review games and much more.
Note: This product is a digital hardgood. It is too large for the Teachers Notebook uploader so I use another company that specializes in sending large digital files. After purchase please email me at email@example.com . I then send you a link to download the unit. The company is safe and secure. I check my mail several times a day and live EST.
This unit consists of a 6000+ slide PowerPoint slideshow, bundled homework package / assessment, and class notes that become the road map for an exciting and interactive unit full of lab activities, class notes, discussion questions, project ideas, assessments, modified assessment, class notes, review games, answer keys, video links, and much more.
Areas of Focus within The Geology Topics Unit:
Plate Tectonics, Evidence for Plate Tectonics, Pangea, Energy Waves, Layers of the Earth, Heat Transfer, Types of Crust, Plate Boundaries, Hot Spots, Volcanoes, Positives and Negatives of Volcanoes, Types of Volcanoes, Parts of a Volcano, Magma, Types of Lava, Viscosity, Earthquakes, Faults, Folds, Seismograph, Richter Scale, Seismograph,
Tsunami's, Rocks, Minerals, Crystals, Uses of Minerals, Types of Crystals, Physical Properties of Minerals, Rock Cycle, Common Igneous Rocks, Common Sedimentary Rocks, Common Metamorphic Rocks, Earth System History, Timeline of Earth, Events, Paleoecology, and much more.
Text for the unit PowerPoint is presented in large print (32 font) and is placed at the top of each slide so it can seen and read from all angles of a classroom. A shade technique as well as color coded text helps to increase student focus and allows teacher to control the pace of the lesson. Also included is a 14 page assessment / bundled homework called that chronologically follows the slideshow for nightly homework and the end of the unit assessment, as well as a 10 page modified assessment. 12 pages of class notes with images are also included for students who require assistance, as well as answer keys to both of the assessments for support professionals, teachers, and home school parents. 13 video links(.flv files) are provided and a slide within the slideshow cues teacher / parent when the videos are most relevant to play. Video shorts usually range from 2-7 minutes. 5 PowerPoint review games are included (125+ slides each). Answers to the PowerPoint games are provided in PowerPoint form so students can self-assess. Lastly, several class games such as guess the hidden picture beneath the boxes, and the find the hidden owl somewhere within the slideshow are provided. Difficulty rating 7/10. Teaching Duration = 2 months.
Areas of Focus within The Geology Topics Unit: -Plate Tectonics, Evidence for Plate Tectonics, Pangea, Energy Waves, Layers of the Earth, Heat Transfer, Types of Crust, Plate Boundaries, Hot Spots, Volcanoes, Positives and Negatives of Volcanoes, Types of Volcanoes, Parts of a Volcano, Magma, Types of Lava, Viscosity, Earthquakes, Faults, Folds, Seismograph, Richter Scale, Seismograph, Tsunami's, Rocks, Minerals, Crystals, Uses of Minerals, Types of Crystals, Physical Properties of Minerals, Rock Cycle, Common Igneous Rocks, Common Sedimentary Rocks, Common Metamorphic Rocks.
Checkout Procedure: After purchase please email at firstname.lastname@example.org and I will send you a link to digitally download the unit through Payloads.com. Please allow me a day or two to receive the email and send the download link. The download may take between 20 minutes to an hour + depending on your computer speed. Everything arrives in editable format so it can be changed to fit any curriculum or time requirement. So far, I haven't encountered any problems. I would love to use TpT but their uploader cannot handle the size of the units. If you purchase the unit and are unhappy please contact me and I will gladly refund your purchase. I have been using this unit in my classroom for years with success and I am confident that you and your students will enjoy it very much.
I also sell all 20 Middle-Level Science Units as a curriculum package on Teachers Notebook. This includes all 20 units (50,000 slides), in Life, Earth, and Physical Science for students in grades 5-10, This also includes 275 pages of bundled homework / assessment that chronologically follows each unit, 175 pages of modified assessments, 325 pages of answer keys, 260 pages of unit notes, 37 PowerPoint review games (5000+ slides), 315 video links, hundreds of pages of handouts, First Day PowerPoint, Guidebook, and Four Year Curriculum Guide and Classroom License.
Thank you for your time and interest in this unit.
Ryan Murphy M.Ed