April 6th, 2016

Objective: To learn about the various ways that scientists date rocks and fossils

  1. Do NOW!
    1.What do you think would be the weathering effects of moving a rock sculpture from a dry climate to a wet climate?

    2.What effect do small burrowing animals and earthworms have on the rocks and soil in the ground?

    3.In terms of weathering, what will happen to a set of metal tools left outdoors in the rain for a long time?

  2. Rocks and Geology Vocabulary Lecture with Types of Rocks BrainPOP and Geologic Time BrainPOP
  3. Dating Differences Defined Lecture (slides 1-6 ONLY)

Homework:

Finish Rock and Geology Worksheet (if not done in class)

Discovery Education Quiz on Weathering 

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