• Earth Science

    In this course we will investigate the scientific concepts, rules and principles which are associated with planet Earth as well as other celestial bodies. Major units of study include; Astronomy, Earth’s Landforms, Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Earth’s Geologic History, Natural Resources, and Meteorology.

     

    • Observation and Measurement
    • Models of the Earth
    • Minerals, Rocks, and Resources
    • Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Plate Tectonics
    • Shaping the Earth's Surface
    • The Water Cycle and Groundwater Systems
    • Geology of New York State
    • Earth History
    • Weather and Climate
    • Astronomy
    • Oceanography
    • Energy and the Environment