Pre AP Geo Daily Assignments

Second Semester Outline

Earth Systems:  Plate Tectonics, Earthquakes & Volcanoes (District Assessment Exam)  Weather systems and climate, Paleoclimate activity

 Environmental Sustainability & Chemistry: Phosphate research / lab, Chemistry & the environment, calcium carbonate egg shell lab


 Mon Jan 9th:  Introduction to Second Semester outline,  Begin Plate Tectonics


Tue Jan 10th Plate Tectonics Power Point, the early evidence, Paleo map of fossils

Wed Jan 11th:  Plate Tectonics New Evidence & plate boundaries,  Work on world tectonic map

Fri Jan 13th:  Finish Plate Tectonics


Mon Jan 16th  No School Martin Luther King Day

Tue Jan 17th Quiz on Plate Tectonics, Begin Earth Quakes

Wed Jan 18th Earthquakes, graphing P & S waves

Fri Jan 20th Volcanic Eruptions


 Video Links for Second Semester

Plate Tectonics

Plate Tectonics

Plate Tectonics & large scale system interactions

Plate Boundaries

Plate Boundaries


 Earthquakes & Volcanoes

Earthquake P & S waves

Types of Volcanoes


Weather & Climate






Size of the Atom (Sven gives two thumbs up)

Dalton's Atomic Theory

Naming Compounds

Part 1

Part 2

The periodic Table

Balancing Chemical Equations

 The Mole

Mole Mass Conversions

Percent Composition


Acid Base Reactions





Useful video links first semester

Metric conversions "loop chart"


Density Practice Problems

 Dimensional Analysis

Photons & The Photoelectric Effect

The Bohr Atom & Intro to Quantum Mechanics

 Quantum Numbers in the Atom

 Electron Configuration

What are Isotopes?

Radioactive Decay

Carbon 14 dating

 Significant Figures