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Earth Science

How well do we know about and understand our own home and neighborhood?

 

 

 

 

 A snapshot of the New York State Earth Science Curriculum

 

 

What are the 3 basic areas of Earth Science?

 

What topics overlap between Geology and Meteorology?

 

What topics overlap between Geology and Astronomy?

 

What topics overlap between Astronomy and Meteorology?

 

Give definitions and/or examples of each of the following to the best of your ability:

 

Geology

¥ Minerals & Rocks

¥ Plate Tectonics

 

Astronomy

¥ EarthÕs Motions

¥ Solar System

¥ Deep Space

 

Meteorology

¥ Weather Variables

¥ Weather Systems

¥ Weather Prediction

¥ Climate

 

¥ Weathering

& Erosion

¥ Deposition

¥ Landscapes

¥ Isoline Diagrams

 

¥ Earth

History

¥ Evolution

¥ EarthÕs Coordinates

 

¥ Seasons

¥ Insolation

 

¥ Ocean & Atmosphere

¥ The Water Cycle

¥ Maps

 

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How about doing a pretest?

 http://www.nysedregents.org/EarthScience/611/es-exam611w.pdf

 

How about a visit to to American Museum of Natural History and/or the Hayden Planetarium?

http://www.amnh.org/our-research/hayden-planetarium

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HUD

Google Earth Flight Simulator

 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ilzpsWqdueg&feature=related

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Take a virtural field trip

 

 

 

 http://reviewearthscience.com/subjects/es/review/files/116Ways2Pass.pdf

http://reviewearthscience.com/subjects/es/review/100ill/1.html

http://regentsprep.org/regents/core/questions/topics.cfm?Course=ESCI

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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