The Geologic Time Scale
Illinois Learning/Common Core State Standards (CCSS)
Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of science and technical texts.CC6-8.R.ST.1
Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences from the text. CC.6RI.1
Network 11 Scope and Sequence
The History of the Planet Earth-ESS1.C
(Science Concepts to Be Taught)
Earth processes we see today are similar to those that occurred in the post.
(Science Word Development)
Geologic time scale
Vocabulary from Mon-Thu.
Student-Friendly performance expectation
Explain the Geologic Time Scale.
Describe and explain how Earth formed.
Explain Earth’s history and formation.
- Lesson Reading Extended Response(Science Content Wednesday)
-Science Lab Activities
Read, discuss, outline and summarize the Geologic Time Scale. pp. 121-123.
Read, discuss, outline and summarize “How Earth Formed, pp. 125-127.
-Earth Taking Shape
Chapter 4 Study Guide
Lessons 4,5, p140.
Review and Assessment, p. 142.
-Classroom Library Usage
Classroom Library Reference Books