Describes how to determine dip and strike of folded rock layers and how to interpret geologic maps.
Includes a hands-on activity in which students explore folds and faults and learn how to represent them on maps and cross sections. Includes student activity worksheet.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Folds.
To use prior knowledge of root words to learn new vocabulary words using Etymology.
To use problem-solving skills and deepen understanding of the text to compare key vocabulary words with more familiar everyday words using Word Analogies.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
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