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Tentative Schedule   

February-March 2017

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
13 14 15 16 17
        Schmidt Out - Sub

Doppler Radar lab Part 2




HW: Complete Doppler Radar lab Part 2 (due Wed.)

Complete Doppler Radar lab Pt. 2

Begin notes Meteo. 4

GRLevelX demonstration


HW: Complete Meteo. 4 (online) up to mechanical lifting- due Fri.



      Same as Wed.





Atmospheric Moisture and Stability lab Part 1




HW: Complete AM&S 1 lab (due Tues.), Complete mechanical lifting in Meteo. 4 (online)
20 21 22 23 24



      Presidents Day
         No Classes

    


Meteo 4 Q&A

Atmospheric Moisture and Stability 2 lab




HW: Complete AM&S 2 lab  #1-8

Atmospheric Moisture and Stability 2 lab, #11






HW: Complete AM&S 2 lab  (due Fri.)


Exam: Meteo. 3, Doppler radar, Survival in the Skies, TBook Ch. 17

         Early Dismissal 1130

Trappist 1 discovery discussion







HW: Meteo. 5 (online), surface winds only, TBook Ch. 18.1-18.3
27 28 01Mar 02 03

Meteo. 5 Q&A (surface winds only)

Intro. Wind Mapping

 

Wind Mapping lab





HW: Complete Ex. 1 in Wind Mapping

Wind Mapping lab (due Fri.)



HW: Meteo. 5 (online), upper level winds, TBook Ch. 18.2-18.3

Meteo. 5 Q&A (upper air winds only)

Intro. Wind Forecasting lab


HW: Complete Wind Mapping lab

Wind Forecasting lab





HW: Complete wind predictions (requires METARs)
06 07 08 09 10

Wind Forecasting - verify predictions

Q&A on Wind Forecasting busts
    


Baltimore Aquarium Trip
            No Class


      

Meteo. 6

Wind Systems lab





HW: TBook Ch. 18.4-18.5



     Same as Wed.

Wind Systems lab

.ppt due to Schmidt by 1900 EDT Sun.


13 14 15 16 17



  Teacher Inservice
        No Classes


    


          Snow Day
           No Classes


        

Wind Systems presentations (winter)

Wind Systems presentations (summer)

Wind Systems presentations (clean-up)

20 21 22 23 24

Exam review Meteo. 4-6, Isopleth Mapping


    


Exam: Meteo. 4-6 + Isopleth Mapping (Part 1)

Exam: Meteo. 4-6 + Isopleth Mapping (Part 2)


Storm of the Century + worksheet (Case Study)

Wrap up meteorology



     Same as Thurs.
27 28 29 30 31







    

 
         Early Dismissal 1130


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 2016
AES 372 Final Review Sheet 2016
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



Wind Systems Projects

Period 2 - NOTE presentations are originals and may contain inaccuracies corrected in class

Alberta Clipper  (Pd. 1, Pd. 3)
Bermuda High   (Pd. 1, Pd. 3)
Chinook Winds   (Pd. 1, Pd. 3)
Lake Effect Snows   (Pd. 1, Pd. 3)
North American Monsoon   (Pd. 1, Pd. 3)
Nor'easters   (Pd. 1, Pd. 3)
Santa Ana Winds   (Pd. 1, Pd. 3)

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