Students take an informational tour to gain a basic understanding of geologic time, the evidence for events in Earth’s history, relative and absolute dating techniques, and the significance of the Geologic Time Scale.
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To predict the main ideas of the text based on context clues, to generate questions about a given topic and to organize and review the knowledge learned about the topic using the SQ3R strategy.
Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
The John Day Fossil Beds in eastern Oregon have a weath of fossils that span a long period of time. The relative ages are well constrained becauase a volcanic ash has been radiometrically dated.
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