- What causes convection currents in the Earth’s mantle?
- What causes tectonic plates to be constantly shifting and moving?
Read This: (all readings should be put into NOTABILITY under LANDFORMS)
- Heat Transfer Review Information for CHECK-IN#3 is in this download.
- Earth Layers– A review of the layers of the earth with good information about the mantle.
- Convection Currents– A quick overview of convection currents in the mantle.
- The Earth 3D- Convection Currents– https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kpoko_l34ZE (Just need to see the beginning up to convection currents explained.)
- Convection in the Mantle– https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ryrXAGY1dmE
- Read the information and use it to answer the questions in CHECK-IN #3 at http://www.quia.com/quiz/5282884.html
- Convection Current Diagram/Map– done in science class.
- Mantle Convection Journal Entry
- Download the PDF to the right: 5journal_mantle_convection
- Put it in NOTABILITY in LANDFORMS
- Do as described.