In this video, Richard Dawkins uses a piano to demonstrate the history of the earth, uses certain keys to demonstrate a certain period of time when a certain species developed.
Describes the basics of the history of geologic time giving examples such as the tenets of geology.
Students gain a basic understanding of how fossils can be used to interpret the past. They will explore: Biodiversity, Geologic Time, Paleoecology, and Past Lives.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Geologic Time Scale.
To activate prior knowledge, to generate questions about a given topic, and to organize knowledge using a KWL Chart.
Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
Norway is very far north and has enormous petroleum reserves. The geologic history of the region explains why and how these two things came to be.
Students will compare optimal characteristics for long-term survival with optimal characteristics for survival of a mass extinction by looking at data from the past; students will use this background research to analyze the possibility of a modern day mass extinction.
Explores the rock units of the Grand Staircase and the geologic history they reveal.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Geologic Time Scale. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
A cool timeline that presents the key events in Earth's history in relation to a year.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Geologic Time Scale.