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					        Earth Science -- 2nd Sem. 11-12                                                   http://powellchowhigh.schools.officelive.com              Name __________________
Date              BTEOTPYWBAT                                                                                         Assignment                 Reading      Standard         School
                                                                                                                      (Due the next class day)

Mon       Jan 2                                        No School -- Holiday Break
Tues         3 Welcome Back to 2nd Semester Earth Science                                                             Chp 11 Vocab               Sec 11.1

We/Th      4/5    List the three main types of folds and Identify the main types of faults.                           GRSW 11.1                  Sec 11.2     3c               TAP - 5th

Fri          6    Explain the difference between folded mountains and fault-block mountains.                          GRSW 11.2                  Sec 11.3     3b, 9b

Mon          9    Identify the types of mountains that are associated with the different plate boundaries.            GRSW 11.3                  Chapter 11   3c, 3b, 9b       Academic Rally

Tues        10    Identify the types of mountains that are associated with the different plate boundaries             Chapter 11 Exam Prep       Sec 14.1     3c, 3b, 9b

We/Th    11/12    List Earth's four main ocean basins and identify their locations.                                   Chp 11 Exam & GRSW 14.1    Sec 14.2     3a

Fri         13    Differentiate between the continental margins of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.                   GRSW 14.2                  Sec 14.3     3a

Mon         16                                        MLK Jr. Holiday -- No School
Tues        17    List the three types of ocean floor sediments and Explain how gas hydrates are formed.              GRSW 14.3                  Sec 14.4     3a

We/Th    18/19    Describe the formation of new ocean floor at deep-ocean trenches, abyssal plains and ridges.        GRSW 14.4                  Chapter 14   3a

Fri         20    Describe the topography of the ocean floor and compare it to land.                                  Chapter 14 Exam Prep       Chapter 14   3a

Mon         23    Recognize the factors that affect the density of ocean water.                                       Chp. 14 Exam/ Chp. 15 Voc Sec 15.1      3a

Tues        24    Identify the factors used to divide the ocean into marine zones.                                    GRSW 15.1                  Sec 15.2     5d

We/Th    25/26    Describe the transfer of energy from one trophic level to another.                                  GRSW 15.2                  Sec 15.3     5d

Fri         27    Identify the units used to express the salinity of ocean water.                                     GRSW 15.3                  Chapter 15   5d

Mon         30    Identify the properties of ocean water sucah as temperature and salinity.                           Chapter 15 Exam Prep       Chapter 15   5d

Tues        31    Describe the formations of surface and density currents, and identify how they affect climate.      Chp 15 Exam / Chp 16 Voc   Sec 16.1     5d

We/Th Feb 1/2     Earth Science Benchmark #2                                                                          GRSW 16.1                  Sec 16.2     5a, 5b, 5d, 6b    TAPS/Benchmark

Fri          3    Expain the forces that produce tides, and describe the characteristics of a wave.                   GRSW 16.2                  Sec 16.3     5a, 5b, 5d, 6b    3rd Qrt Progress

Mon          6    List the agents responsible for the movement of sediments along the shoreline.                      GRSW 16.3                  Chapter 16   5a, 5b, 5d, 6b

Tues         7    Explain how differential heating of Earth results in circulation patterns in the ocean              Chapter 16 Exam Prep       Chapter 16   5a, 5b, 5d, 6b

We/Th      8/9    Describe the affects on climate due to proximity to bodies of water and warm and cold currents.     Chp 16 Exam / Chp 17 Voc   Sec 17.1     5a, 5b, 5d, 6b

Fri         10    Compare and contrast weather and climate.                                                           GRSW 17.1                  Sec 17.2     8a, 8c

Mon         13    Explain how heat and temperature are related.                                                       GRSW 17.2                  Sec 17.3     4b, 6a

Tues        14 Compare and contrast the heating of land and water.                                                    GRSW 17.3                  Chapter 17   8c

We/Th    15/16    Describe solar radiation in terms of reflection, absorption, and photosynthesis.                    Chapter 17 Exam Prep       Chapter 17   4b, 6a, 8a, 8c

Fri         17                                 Presidents Day Holiday -- No School
        Earth Science -- 2nd Sem. 11-12                                                  http://powellchowhigh.schools.officelive.com               Name __________________
Date

Mon         20                                 President's Day Holiday -- No School
Tues        21    Describe how weather and climate involve the transfer of energy into and out of the atmosphere      Chapter 17 Exam Prep       Chapter 17      4b, 6a, 8a, 8c

We/Th    22/23    Identify the thermal structure and chemical composition of the atmosphere.                          Chp 17 Exam / Chp 18 Voc   Sec 18.1        4b, 6a, 8a, 8c

Fri         24    Compare and contrast the abilities of cold air and warm air to hold water vapor.                    GRSW 18.1                  Sec 18.2        5c

Mon         27    Describe what happens to air when it is compressed or allowed to expand.                            GRSW 18.2                  Sec 18.3        5c

Tues        28    Identify what controls the type of precipitation that reaches Earth's sruface.                      GRSW 18.3                  Chapter 18      5c

We/Th     29/1                         March to the Test CST Review Standards 1 & 2                                   CST Standards 1 & 2                        1a-f, 2a-d          TAPS -- 1st

Fri      Mar 2 Compare and contrast clouds and fogs and how clouds are classified.                                    Chapter 18 Exam Prep       Chapter 18      5c

Mon          5    Explain the origin and efects of temperature inversions.                                            Chp 18 Exam / Chp 19 Voc   Sec 19.1        5c

Tues         6    Identify how air pressure is exerted on objects.                                                    GRSW 19.1                  Sec 19.2        5a, 5b

We/Th      7/8                         March to the Test CST Review Standards 3 & 9                                   CST Standards 3 & 9

Fri          9    Describe the air pressure patterns within cyclones and anticyclones.                                GRSW 19.2                  Sec 19.3        5a, 5b              3rd Qrt Grades

Mon         12    Compare and contrast weather patterns characteristic of El Nino and La Nina events.                 GRSW 19.3                  Chapter 19      5e, 5f, 5g, 6b

Tues        13    Describe the relationship between the rotation of Earth and the circular motion of atmosphere.      Chapter 19 Exam Prep       Chapter 19      5a,5b,5e,5f,5g,6b

We/Th    14/15                       March to the Test CST Review Standards 4,5, & 6                                  CST Standards 4,5, & 6

Fri         16 Explain how differential heating of Earth results in global distribution of heat through circulation   Chp 19 Exam / Chp 20 Voc   Sec 20.1        5a,5b,5e,5f,5g,6b

Mon         19    Identify how air masses are classified and the characteristics features of each air mass class.     GRSW 20.1                  Sec 20.2        5a                  Academic Rally

Tues        20    Describe the weather patterns associated with each type of front.                                   GRSW 20.2                  Sec 20.3        5a

We/Th    21/22                         March to the Test CST Review Standards 7 & 8                                   CST Standards 7 & 8                                            TAPS -- 22nd

Fri         23    Describe the conditions that must exist for a tornado and a hurricane to form.                      GRSW 20.3 / Chp 21 Voc     Sec 21.1        5a

Mon         26    Identify the factors that have an affect on our local climate.                                      GRSW 21.1                  Sec 21.2        6a, 6b

Tues        27    Explain the characteristics of the climates in the Koppen climate classification system.            GRSW 21.2                  Sec 21.3        5e, 6b

We/Th    28/29    Earth Science Benchmark #3                                                                          GRSW 21.3                  Chapter 20-21   4c, 6c, 6d          Benchmark Exam

Fri         30    Identify the specific location of the rain forest bands and desert bands on Earth.                  Chapter 20-21 Home Exam    Chapter 20-21   4c, 6c, 6d

Mon       Apr 2                                          Spring Break -- No School
Tues         3
We/Th      4/5
Fri          6
        Earth Science -- 2nd Sem. 11-12                                                http://powellchowhigh.schools.officelive.com      Name __________________
Date

Mon          9                                          Spring Break -- No School
Tues        10   CST Review -- Earth Science Standard 1                                                                                                 Academic Rally
We/Th    11/12   CST Review -- Earth Science Standard 2 & 3
Fri         13   CST Review -- Earth Science Standard 4

Mon         16   CST Review -- Earth Science Standard 5
Tues        17   CST Review -- Earth Science Standard 6
We/Th    18/19   CST Review -- Earth Science Standard 7 & 8
Fri         20   CST Review -- Earth Science Standard 9

Mon         23
Tues        24
                                                                 CST Exam Week
We/Th    25/26
Fri         27                                                                                                                                          2nd Sem Progress

Mon         30   Identify the factors that affect the rate of weathering.                                          GRSW 5.1           Sec 5.1 & 5.2
Tues     May 1 Compare and contrast the three common types of soil.                                                GRSW 5.2           Sec 5.3 & 6.1
We/Th      2/3   Identify and Classify the factors that trigger mass movements.                                    GRSW 5.3 & 6.1     Sec 6.2           TAPS -- 3rd
Fri          4 Explain how the water cycle is kept in balance.                                                     GRSW 6.2           Sec 6.3

Mon          7   Describe the location and movement of groundwater.                                                GRSW 6.3           Sec 7.1
Tues         8   Identify the landscape features that glaciers form.                                               GRSW 7.1           Sec 7.2 & 7.3
We/Th     9/10   Identify the types of landforms that are deposited by the wind.                                   GRSW 7.2 & 7.3     Sec 7.3
Fri         11   Identify the origins of California's fresh water, and the relationship between supply and need.   Chapter 5-7 Exam   Chapter 5-7

Mon         14
Tues        15           California Geological Province PowerPoint Project.
We/Th    16/17
Fri         18                                    Chowchilla Fair Day -- No School

Mon         21
Tues        22
                         California Geological Province PowerPoint Project.
We/Th    23/24
Fri         25

				
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