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Page Objectives and Overview - Start Here

This is an overview of the workshop with objectives and participant tasks.

Begin - Teaching Discovering Plate Boundaries Book Teaching Discovering Plate Boundaries

The Objectives for this online learning resource are:

  1. Participants will understand how the activity “Discovering Plate Boundaries” fits into the Oakland Schools Scope curriculum and the role it can play in a unit learning cycle that addresses the topic of Plate Tectonics.
  2. Participants will understand the evidence that lead geophysicist to develop the plate tectonic theory.
  3. Participants will understand how to resource and implement the activity “Discovering Plate Boundaries” in the classes.
  4. Participants will understand the critical role of teacher facilitation of student discourse in this activity.