1st Quarter - Inside Earth
Scott Middle School  
 
Unit Objectives

Inside Earth -- By the end of 7th grade, students will investigate, understand, and use facts, concepts,principles, theories, and models that are related to the earth’s interior.

7.1.1 Investigate and describe the characteristics of the earth and its interior, including heat transfer, and convection currents.
a. Investigate and diagram the layers of the earth’s interior
b. Distinguish between the three types of heat transfer and describe how convection currents form
c. Investigate and understand the theory of continental drift

7.1.2 Explain and describe plate movement and the landforms it creates.
a. Investigate and understand sea floor spreading and trenches
b. Explain how plates move at plate boundaries and describe landforms created at plate boundaries
c. Describe faults and explain what force of deformation produces each type

7.1.3 Investigate the transfer of energy through the earth and how it relates to sound
a. Describe how the energy of an earthquake travels through
b. Investigate sound and the factors that affect its speed

7.1.4 Investigate volcanoes and the landforms they create
a. Locate, classify, and diagram the earth’s volcanoes and volcanic processes
b. Identify landforms created by lava or magma and explain how they form
My Quia activities and quizzes
Constructive and Destructive Forces
https://www.quia.com/pop/355037.html
Chapter 1, Section 1 Earth Layer Order
https://www.quia.com/rd/108367.html
Chapter 1 Section Inside Earth Vocab Review
https://www.quia.com/jg/1440638.html
Chapter 1, Section 1 Earth Layers Practice Questions
https://www.quia.com/pop/354970.html
Chapter 1, Section 1 The Earth's Layers
https://www.quia.com/rr/508190.html
Ch. 1, Section 1 Layers of the Earth Jeopardy
https://www.quia.com/cb/489529.html
Thinking Like a Scientist Pretest
https://www.quia.com/quiz/4893824.html
Chapter 1, section 2 Heat transfer Vocab Review
https://www.quia.com/jg/1413535.html
Chapter 1, section 2, "Heat Transfer" Hangman
https://www.quia.com/hm/427219.html
Chapter 1 Section 2 Convection Review
https://www.quia.com/cz/173697.html
Chapter 1, Section 3 Continental Drift Practice Quiz
https://www.quia.com/quiz/1939174.html
Chapter 1, Section 4 & 5 Battleship
https://www.quia.com/ba/324232.html
Chapter 1, Section 4 & 5 Vocabulary Practice
https://www.quia.com/jg/1726549.html
Chapter 1, Sections 4 & 5 Sea-floor Spreading & Plate Tectonics Quiz
https://www.quia.com/quiz/1927474.html
Inside Earth Chapter 1 Vocab Review Activities
https://www.quia.com/jg/1446667.html
Chapter 2 Earthquake Vocabulary Games
https://www.quia.com/jg/1446655.html
Chapter 2 Earthquakes Battleship
https://www.quia.com/ba/201638.html
Chapter 2 Earthquakes Practice Quiz
https://www.quia.com/quiz/1975278.html
Chapter 2 Earthquakes Practice Quiz - diff
https://www.quia.com/quiz/5483781.html
Chapter 2: Earthquakes Quiz
https://www.quia.com/quiz/3833375.html
Chapter 5: Rock Cycle Practice Quiz
https://www.quia.com/quiz/3308436.html
Inside Earth Chapters 1 - 3 Jeopardy Review
https://www.quia.com/cb/510383.html
Inside Earth DCA Vocab Review
https://www.quia.com/jg/2477497.html
Inside Earth DCA Practice Quiz
https://www.quia.com/quiz/1991956.html
Chapter 1, Section 1 Earth's Interior Quiz Practice Questions
https://www.quia.com/quiz/5974130.html
Ch. 1.4/1.5 Sea-floor Spreading & Plate Tectonics Quiz
https://www.quia.com/quiz/1945141.html
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