Louis Bartek

Geological Sciences

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Materials Contributed through SERC-hosted Projects


Classification of Igneous Rocks part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Activities
This is a Think-Pair-Share activity in which I show class photos of a range of igneous rocks in terms of composition and texture. After they complete the activity I fill in the voids in their knowledge with lecture on igneous rock textures and composition are related to tectonic setting and cooling history.


Geology 101- Introductory Geology part of Cutting Edge:Introductory Courses:Courses
This is an a Physical Geology course that focuses upon geologic processes and features with emphasis on using plate tectonics as an example of the scientific method in practice.

Events and Communities

Sedimentary Geology Workshop 06

Course Design 2007 Participants

Introductory Courses Workshop AGU 2008 Participants