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Tentative Schedule   

November 2017

30 31 01Nov 02 03

Rock and Mineral Field Exam* (outside)





*Additional time added due to shortened periods Fri.


Field exam review, prep. for written exam

Exam: Mineralogy/Petrology - covers Minerals 1-2, Petrology 1-4, Splendid Stones, associated material and videos

Intro. Plate Tectonics unit

HW: Tectonics 1 (online) due Fri. TBook 7.1-7.3




            No Class

    
Tectonics 1 Q&A

Plate Tectonics lab - Part 1
06 07 08  09 10

Plate Tectoncis lab - Part 1
        





HW: Tectonics 2 (online) due Thurs., TBook 7.4-7.7

        Election Day
         No Classes



      
         3 Hour Late Opening

Plate Tectonics lab - Part 2

Tectonics 2 Q&A

Plate Tectonics lab - Part 2

Plate Tectonics lab - Part 2






HW: Plate Tectonics supplementary 1 + worksheet due Mon.  
13 14 15 16 17

Review Plate Tectonics supplementary 1




HW: Tectonics 3 (online) due Wed.

Plate Tectonics lab - Part 2, 3

Tectonics 3 Q&A

Complete Plate Tectonics lab

Intro. Supervolcano

HW: Supervolcano lab - prelab questions (due Mon.)




          No Class





Supervolcano






HW: Begin Supervolcano research/essays (due Wed.)
20 21 22 23 24

Supervolcano





HW: Continue Supervolcano research/essays

Complete Supervolcano





HW: Complete Supervolcano research/essays
         Early Dismissal 1130

Conclude Tectonics unit




HW: Plate Tectonics Lab Extra (optional) - due Mon.

       Thanksgiving
         No Classes

 
      

       Thanksgiving
         No Classes
27 28 29 30 01Dec
               Schmidt Out

Review for exam (email science-based questions to Schmidt)




Exam: Plate Tectonics (TBook Ch. 7 (all) and 9.8, notes Tectonics 1-3, Tectonics Supplem I, Supervolcano

HW: Read Structural Geology E-unit Introduction, Early Unifying Principles, Download Geologic Cross Sections (paper copy)

Intro. Geologic Time and evolution of Dynamic Earth theory

Discuss Early Unifying Principles (E-unit)




HW: Read Structural Geology E-unit Faults and Folds

Begin Geologic Cross Sections

Geologic Cross Sections - Correlations

Geologic Cross Sections








HW: Complete Geologic Cross Sections - Example 2, Download Geologic Mapping lab
04 05 06 07 08

Geologic Cross Sections due (Review Ex. 2)

Geologic Mapping lab




HW: Read Structural Geology E-Unit Geologic Mapping, Correlations, AAPG Geologic Maps

Geologic Mapping lab







HW: Geologic Time 1 (online), TBook Ch. 11.2, 11.2, 11.6 (due Fri.)


Geologic Mapping lab (Q1-5 due end of period, omit #6)






HW: Paleo. 1 Supplem. + worksheet (due Fri.)



 
          No Class





Geologic Time 1 Q&A

Discuss Paleo. 1 supplemental

How the Earth was Made (up to Cambrian Explosion) + worksheet 1-6
11 12 13 14 15

How the Earth was Made (up to Cambrian Explosion) + worksheet 1-5

Intro. Paleontology 1 lab



HW: Read Paleontology E-Unit Snapshot of Paleozoic Life, Rise of the Vertebrates


Paleontology 1 lab

Paleontology 1 lab

Paleontology 1 lab (due end of period)

Geologic Time 2 - Pz index fossils

How the Earth was Made (up to Alps) + worksheet 7-11
18 19 20 22 23

How the Earth was Made (up to Alps) + worksheet 7-11

Intro. Paleontology Assemblage lab


Paleontology Assemblage lab (complete two assemblages for a grade and a third as extra credit if desired)


HW: Complete How the Earth was Made worksheet (due Thurs.)

Paleontology Assemblage lab

Paleontology Assemblage lab (due end of period)



How the Earth Was Made worksheet due (all included sections)

     Shortened periods likely 
       Winter Break Begins
            Return 02Jan18


Wrap up geology unit


All geology assignments due prior to going home for break



      


Calender Codes
Red = Tests/Quizzes
Gold = Graded Assignments/Labs
Green = Reading Assignments
Blue = Videos/DVDs
Grey = Lecture Notes
Block Days


Lecture Notes
Geologic Time 1 - Geologic Timescale (Online :38)
Geologic Time 2 - Index Fossils
Introduction 1 - Big Picture (Online :38)
Introduction 2 - Studying the Earth (Online :34)
Meteorology 1 - Intro. to Atmos. Science (Online :34)
Meteorology 2 - Atmospheric Heat (Online :39)
Meteorology 3 - Clouds and Precipitation (Online :48)
Meteorology 4 - Atmospheric Stability (Online :47)
Meteorology 5 - Air Pressure and Wind (Online :42)
Meteorology 6 - Wind Systems (Online: 37)
Mineralogy 1 - Introduction to Mineralogy (Online :26)
Mineralogy 2 - Properties and Identification (Online :43)
Motion 1 - Celestial Navigation
Oceans 1 - The Global Ocean (Online :50)
Oceans 2 - The Ocean Floor
Petrology 1 - Rock Cycles (Online :20)
Petrology 2 - Igneous Rock (Online :40)
Petrology 3 - Sedimentary Rock (Online :43)
Petrology 4 - Metamorphic Rock (Online :27)
Planets 1 - Intro. to Planetary Science (Online :36)
Planets 2 - Planet. Structure and Evolution (Online :47)
Planets 3 - Terrestrial Planets (Online :41)
Planets 4 - Jovian Planets (Online :58)
Planets 5 - Minor Planetary Bodies (Online 1:06)

Scuba 1 - Dive Science
Scuba 2 - Dive Equipment (Online :28)
Scuba 3 - Dive Skills
Seismology 1 - Earthquakes
Seismology 2 - Measurement and Monitoring
Seismology 3 - Damage and Aftermath
Stellar Astronomy 1 - Galactic Features (Online 1:00)
Stellar Astronomy 3 - Stellar Classification (Online :50)
Stellar Astronomy 4 - Stellar Evolution (Online :50)
Tectonics 1 - Cont. Drift & Seafloor Spreading (Online :41)
Tectonics 2 - Theory of Plate Tectonics (Online :49)
Tectonics 3 - Select Tectonic Regions (Online :41)


Class Materials & E-Units


AES 372 Midterm Review Sheet 2017
AES 372 Final Review Sheet 2017
Article - Anti-Matters
Article - Divisions of Geologic Time (USGS)
Article - Forging the Planets 
Article - How Nature Builds A Planet
Article - Messier Marathon

Article - Exploring Earth's Inner Core/Moon
Article - Seeing the Light
Article - Solar Storms
Article - Tracking Yellowstone's Activity
Assignment - Academy of Natural Sciences
Assignment: Business of the Geosciences 
Assignment - Film Critique
Assignment - Geologic Cross Sections
Assignment: Nor'easters
Assignment: Plate Tectonics
Assignment - UDHS Heat Index System
Article - Under the Volcano

Assignment - Wind Systems
Chart - Geologic Timescale

Chart - Rock Type Symbols
E-Unit - Introduction to Atmospheric Variables
E-Unit - Marine Chemistry
E-Unit - Paleontology
E-Unit - Physical Geology




E-Unit - Remote Sensing
E-Unit - SCUBA Diving
E-Unit - Stellar Astronomy
Field Study - Geologic Setting
Lab - Atmospheric Moisture and Stability

Lab - Doppler Radar

Lab - Introduction to Forecast Products
Lab - Marine Chemistry
Lab - Mineral Properties 1
Lab - Mineral Properties 2  
Lab - The NEW Solar System: Near Earth Objects

Lab - Petrology
Lab - Petrology Field Study
Lab - Plate Tectonics (Parts 1-3)
Lab - Plate Tectonics Supplemental
Lab - Superstorm of '93
Lab - Supervolcano
Lab - Wind Forecasting
Lab - Wind Mapping
Lab - Wind Systems




Video Lesson - Chasing El Nino
Video Outline - Amazing Earth
Video Outline - Before the Dinosaurs 
Video Outline - Chasing El Nino
Video Outline - How the Earth was Made
     (Includes terminology list)
Video Outline - Nor'easters: Killer Storms 
Video Outline - Storm of the Century
Video Outline - The Universe: Life and Death of a Star
Video Outline - Universe 2001: Creation 
Video Worksheet - Amazing Earth

Video Worksheet - Chasing El Nino
Video Worksheet - The Universe: Life and Death of a Star

Video Worksheet - Splendid Stones
Video Worksheet - Storm of the Century

Video Worksheet - Survival in the Skies
Video Worksheet - Universe 2001: Creation
Worksheet - Earth Structure 
Worksheet - Paleontology Supplem.
Worksheet - Planetary Science I
Worksheet - Space Weather
Worksheet - Tectonics I Supplementary