• Earth Science Syllabus Mr. Weiss

     

    1st Quarter

    Chapter 1 – Introduction to Earth Science

    Chapter 2 – Earth as a System

    Chapter 3 – Models of the Earth

    Chapter 4 – Earth Chemistry

    Chapter 5 – Minerals of Earth’s Crust

    Chapter 6 – Rocks

    Chapter 7 – Resources and Energy

    Chapter 8 – The Rock Record

    Chapter 9 – A View of Earth’s Past

    Chapter 10 – Plate Tectonics

    Chapter 11 – Deformation of the Crust

    Chapter 12 – Earthquakes

    Chapter 13 – Volcanoes



    2nd Quarter

    Chapter 14 – Weathering and Erosion

    Chapter 15 – River Systems

    Chapter 16 – Groundwater

    Chapter 17 – Glaciers

    Chapter 18 – Erosion by Wind and Waves

    Chapter 19 – The Ocean Basins

    Chapter 20 – Ocean Water

    Chapter 21 – Movements of the Ocean

    Chapter 22 – The Atmosphere

    Chapter 23 – Water in the Atmosphere

    Chapter 24 – Weather

    Chapter 25 – Climate

    Chapter 26 – Studying Space

    Chapter 27 – Planets of the Solar System

    Chapter 28 – Minor Bodies of the Solar System

    Chapter 29 – The Sun

    Chapter 30 – Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe