Map of the Atlantic Provinces
1. Use proper labeling techniques to complete the map with the following: Include all
necessary map requirements (title, ) as well.
2. IN CAPITAL LETTERS - Label the four Atlantic Provinces:
(no abbreviations, spelling counts
Chapter 11 Canadas Geological History
Do you remember the structure of the earth?
Layers of the earth music video
The earths continents look like they fit together
CGC1D Google Earth Exercise
Google Earth (GE) is a popular Geographic Information System (GIS) interface for
navigating and viewing Satellite Images and other GIS layers. The following exercise
will help students become familiar with thi
Direction on a Map
Compass: A method of finding direction
In the shape of a circle (360)
Used to indicate direction on a map
The 4 CARDINAL POINTS are: North, East, South, West
The 12 ORDINAL POINTS are: NE, SE, SW, SE, NNE, ENE, ESE,
Making Connections Textbook Assignment- Geological Eras
1. What was the first evidence that led people to think that the continents were once
2. . What did Alfred Wegener mean by continental drift?
What proof did he have to support this theory?
THE GEOLOGIC TIME SCALE
The Precambrian Era
4600 million years ago
3500 million years ago
2500 million years ago
The Earth is formed.
The rock of the Canadian Shield is formed
(the rest of Canada doesn't exist!)
Bacteria and algae are the only ty
Creating a Geologic Timeline
Represent geologic time to scale.
Become aware of the enormity of geologic time.
Learn some of the main divisions of geologic time.
Learn some of the major events in the Earths history.
1. You will be as
Pear Island Mapping Exercise
Your Task: Draw an island on the 2 cm grid paper provided.
Use a 1:50 000 scale, and 10 m contour interval.
Your map should use colour to highlight key features (e.g. vegetation)
a compass rose showing North, Sou
Mapping Skills Summative Assignment
You have just been appointed the job of proposing and designing the
newest theme park in Canada.
In this project you will be applying all the skills and concepts covered in
the mapping skills uni