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The link to the presentation "Earthquakes Chapt8" is at: https://www.slideshare.net/windyridge/earthquakes-chapt8?qid=65255a1d-c285-4aa5-b62a-87ed112769b6&v=&b=&from_search=22 First, we will watch the 5min. video "Earthquakes for Kids | A fun engaging introduction to Earthquakes and Tsunamis for Kids" at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-v-G1iL67w (3min.) Bell Work: What do you believe causes earthquakes? 1. (7min.) As we watch the video, listen for the answer to the bell work question. According to the video: What causes earthquakes? What is a tsunami? 2. (5min./3min. explanation) Slideshare Slide #2. Copy the definitions. Earthquake: Focus (same as HYPOCENTER): Epicenter: Faults: 3. (4min.) Slides 3-4: Where does the earthquake start? a. epicenter . b. hypocenter . ANSWER: How do the seismic waves travel? 4. (5min.) Slide #6: CAUSE OF EARTHQUAKES (Copy). Elastic Rebound Hypothesis 5. (8min.) ACTIVITY. How is energy accumulated in the wooden craft stick? When is the energy released? When the stick ____ , the energy is _____. 6. (10min.) Slides#9-11 Copy. Seismographs: Seismograms: Surface waves: 7. (5min.) BODY WAVES. P-Waves: S-Waves: What type of waves does a seismograph record? 8. Essential Question: What is an earthquake and what causes it?

Moreno, Maria

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Slideshare Presentation "Earthquakes Chapt8" Slides 1-13

We will cover this presentation in 2 days: Thursday and Friday, Feb. 14th & 15th. The link to the presentation is at: https://www.slideshare.net/windyridge/earthquakes-chapt8?qid=65255a1d-c285-4aa5-b62a-87ed112769b6&v=&b=&from_search=22 First, we will watch the 5min. video "Earthquakes for Kids | A fun engaging introduction to Earthquakes and Tsunamis for Kids" at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-v-G1iL67w Answer the questions.

8th Grade, 7th Grade, Science
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