Grand Valley State University
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Relative Dating of Geologic Materials part of Teacher Preparation:Resource Collections:Activities
This lessons allows students to constuct the basic principals used to understand relative geologic time and the skills used to construct the geologic time scale.
Dynamic Planet part of Introductory Courses:Virtual Workshop 2014:Course Descriptions
This physical geology course is a traditional lecture/lab course that needs updating/modification. Students commonly have three 1-hour lectures per week and one 2-hour lab. The course covers materials, landforms, ...
GVSU GEO 111 Dynamic Planet Physical Geology part of Introductory Courses:Virtual Workshop 2014:Essay Collection
Stephen R. Mattox, Dept of Geology, Grand Valley State University The course serves the students as a basic introduction to geology, especially materials, landforms, and plate tectonics. For the department it is a ...
Steve Mattox part of Teacher Preparation:Resource Collections:Essays
Essays on Teacher Preparation by Workshop Participants Grand Valley State University Allendale, Michigan GVSU is a four-year public institution located 12 miles west of Grand Rapids, Michigan's second largest ...
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Grand Valley State University - Integration of Earth Science Content across Science Teacher Preparation Courses part of Integrate:Program Design:InTeGrate Program Models:Grand Valley State
The Grand Valley State program created a new major in Integrated Science, including creating two new courses to integrate Earth science with physical and life sciences with the goal of better preparing pre-service ...
Forecast the Next Mauna Loa Eruption part of Quantitative Skills:Activity Collection
Use inquiry-based learning centered on Mauna Loa eruptions to teach students about recurrence intervals and how to use data to make predictions.
North Central Section, Teacher Education Division