January 2020

Sea-Floor Spreading

https://www.ck12.org/earth-science/Magnetic-Evidence-for-Seafloor-Spreading/lesson/Magnetic-Evidence-for-Seafloor-Spreading-HS-ES/

VIDEO: Start at 10 minutes and watch until 20 minutes.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0KNqUwgqbZw

Dragon Genetics

 ➡  Directions:  Go to the link for GENIVERSE: Dragon Genetics.

GENIVERSE: Dragon Genetics

NOTE:  I will bring treats for students who complete both assignments in Google Classroom and do not have any negative comments about their behavior. 

  1. Click “Log in” in the top right corner. (If you have never signed in before, click “Register.” Then click “I’m a student.”)
  2. Click sign in with Google.
  3. Use your 4J Google account.

            (Note: If somebody else did not log out, you will need to go to google.com and click on the circle at the top right to log out the other person.  Then quit out of the browser all the way.  If that doesn’t work, use a different web browsing program.)

If this is your first time signing in, scroll down and enter a class word.

1st Period is ATA 1

3rd Period is ATA 3

4th Period is ATA 4

5th Period is ATA 5

6th Period is ATA 6

IF YOU CAN’T LOG ON WITH YOUR GOOGLE ACCOUNT, YOU CAN SIGN ON TO GENIVERSE AS A GUEST, BUT IT WILL NOT RECORD YOUR PROGRESS.

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  1. Enter the Geniverse Lab.
  2. Click on the Case Log to resume where you left off.
  3. Click on Case 5: Certification. 
  4. Click “Breed.”  Then figure out what the male drake’s genes are.

Remember this information from before:

  1. Keep trying until you get 3 stars.  Then click “Go back to case log.”
  2. Take a screenshot of the case log that includes your name and the three stars for Certification.  (Screenshot = apple/shift/4 or command/shift/4).   Go to Google Classroom and attach the screenshot to the assignment.

Class codes for Google classroom:

period 1 — hg52t7u
period 3 — v7iq3v7
period 4 — 33zz4y3
period 5 — c3bmbb6
period 6 — mvsoniz

  1. We are going to move on to Apprentice. Click on the Apprentice tab. Skip case 6. Click on case 7: What Are the Odds?
  2. Continue working on the Apprentice level.  Before the end of class, submit a screenshot in Google Classroom that includes your name and your stars for the Apprentice level. 
  3. Make sure to sign out. Go to google.com and log out. Quit out of the browser.
  4. Put this page in your science binder. Put away your binder and computer.

 

Cascadia Subduction Zone

Deadliness vs. Magnitude

This will be page 4 of your science notes.

Here are the links that you need for the assignment.

10 Deadliest Earthquakes in History

10 Most Powerful Recorded Earthquakes

Here are the population values that you will need for the assignment.

POPULATIONS

Shensi(Shaanxi) – 32,368,083

Tangshan – 7,577,289

Sumatra – 50,370,000

Aleppo — 2,132,100

Haiti — 10,980,000

Southern Chile — 124,169

Prince William Sound — 1000

Kamchatka — 38,980

Bío Bío, Chile  — 945,650