Earth Motion 3: Our Changing Earth   Western Reserve Public Media
Overview Module 1: Earth Cycles Module 2: Our Changing Earth Module 3: Transfer of Energy Teacher Materials Online Resources Hotlist Watch Online

Module 2: Plate Tectonics
The main focus of this module is the movement of tectonic plates, which causes changes in the earth surface. Students participate in expert groups that research an assigned topic. They then make a presentation to the class of their findings. A second approach enables students to create a model that shows the effects of the earth’s movement. Finally, as a project, students create a model showing the effects of the earth’s moving plates.

 

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