Evelyn Torres Chervenak wk3
Describe how the kinetic-molecular theory is used to explain how gases behave at different temperatures. (Exploration 1) Analyze data that shows how gas particle mass affects that gas's behavior. (Exp
INTERSIL FISCAL YEAR 2010
November 27, 2011
Intersil Corporation is an American company that is known for designing, developing and
Stu-dent Exploration: Mineral Identication
. crystal, density, hardness, homogeneous, luster, mass, mineral, streak, volume
Prior Knowledge Questions ("Do these BEFORE using the Gizmo.)
1. Suppose you nd a yellow piece of metal in a stream.
Teacher Guide: Tides
Describe the effects of the Moon and Sun on tides.
Identify and explain spring and neap tides.
Interpret a graph of tidal changes over time.
gravity, high tide, low tide,
Teacher Guide: Building Pangaea
Learn the names of major landmasses.
Explain the theory of continental drift.
Fit the landmasses together to form an ancient supercontinent called Pangaea.
Use several types of evidenc
Teacher Guide: Earthquakes 1 Recording Station
Understand that an earthquake releases several different types of seismic waves.
Locate the P- and S-waves on a seismogram.
Observe that as the distance to the epicenter i
Teacher Guide: Earthquakes 2 Determination of Epicenter
Locate the first P and first S wave on a seismogram.
Determine the time difference between P and S waves on a seismogram.
Use a seismogram to determine the distan
Teacher Guide: Coastal Winds and Clouds
Observe wind patterns and temperature variations in a coastal region.
Explain why sea breezes and land breezes occur.
Use a weather probe to observe convection currents.
Teacher Guide: Greenhouse Effect
Understand how heat enters and leaves Earths atmosphere.
Understand the flow of heat into the atmosphere.
Determine that the rate heat flows out of the atmosphere depends on the concent
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Student Exploration: Rock Cycle
lIthIf'ca o magma metamorphicrock. rockcycle sediment, sedimentaryrock, soil, weathering
Prior Knowledge Questions (Do these BEFORE using the Gizmo.)
Mexico. What do
Teacher Guide: Weather Maps
Interpret a weather station symbol.
Measure the air pressure in high- and low-pressure systems.
Draw the circulation of air around high- and low-pressure systems.
Describe typical weather