7th Grade Earth Science Project

Follow the links for your topic.  If you need to enter a user name & password:

World Book: User name: rjmms; Password: bulldogs

FactCite: User name: mms; Password: bulldogs

Plate Tectonics

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar434175&st=pangaea#tab=homepage

http://www.factcite.com/science/9060012.html

http://www.factcite.com/science/9002011.html

Pangaea

http://www.factcite.com/essential/7026346.html

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar751397&st=pangaea#tab=homepage

Rapid Changes in Earth’s Surface & Subsurface.

http://www.factcite.com/science/9030016.html

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar434175&st=pangaea#tab=homepage

Volcano

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar587920&st=volcano#tab=homepage

http://www.factcite.com/essential/7026741.html

http://www.ngkids.co.uk/science-and-nature/Volcano-Facts

Earthquakes

http://www.factcite.com/essential/7026707.html

http://www.factcite.com/science/9030167.html

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/learn/topics/megaqk_facts_fantasy.php

How mountains are created

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar375780&st=mountains#tab=homepage

http://scienceline.ucsb.edu/getkey.php?key=1459

Continental drift

http://www.factcite.com/essential/7026346.html

http://www.factcite.com/essential/7026696.html

Fossils

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar207520&st=fossils#tab=homepage

http://www.oum.ox.ac.uk/thezone/fossils/intro/form.htm

Plate Boundaries

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar434175&st=plate+boundaries#tab=homepage

http://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/facts/plate-boundaries.html

Ring of fire

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar470085&st=ring+of+fire#tab=homepage

http://education.nationalgeographic.com/encyclopedia/ring-fire/

Main types of rocks

http://www.factcite.com/essential/7026347.html  

http://www.learner.org/interactives/rockcycle/types.html

 Rock cycle

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar754990&st=rock+cycles#tab=homepage

http://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/investigations/es0602/es0602page02.cfm

https://www.khanacademy.org/partner-content/mit-k12/mit-k12-biology/v/rock-cycle

 Hot spots

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar750122&st=hot+spots#tab=homepage

http://www.kidsgeo.com/geology-for-kids/0048-volcanic-hot-spots.php

Sea floor spreading

http://www.factcite.com/science/9030181.html

http://www.factcite.com/science/9030198.html

http://www.factcite.com/science/9060014.html

Heat flow in Earth-convection currents

http://www.factcite.com/science/9060012.html

http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/education/dynamic/session1/sess1_earthcurrents.html

Earth’s structure(labeled)

http://www.learner.org/interactives/dynamicearth/structure.html

http://www.factcite.com/science/9060008.html

Law of Superpostiton

http://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/fossils/rocks-layers.html

https://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/investigations/es2903/es2903page03.cfm

Radio-active dating

http://geomaps.wr.usgs.gov/parks/gtime/radiom.html

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar457560&st=radioactive+dating#tab=homepage

Seismic Waves

http://www.factcite.com/science/9030167.html

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar500200&st=seismic+waves#tab=homepage

http://www.geo.mtu.edu/UPSeis/waves.html

Seismograph

http://worldbookonline.com/advanced/article?id=ar500180&st=seismic+waves#tab=homepage

http://www.geo.mtu.edu/UPSeis/studying.html

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/monitoring/helicorders/nca/