Unit 2 - Geology and soils

Mt Hood2.1 Tectonic plates (NGSS Practices included 1, 2, 4, 8)

4-H Science Rich Learning Handbook: Focus on Geology

Floating Densities Science Inquiry Activity

Oregon 4-H Earth Science Project Leader Guide, Chapter 2, Convection Currents

Plate Tectonic (PDF of PowerPoint)

Layers of the Earth Video http://www.iris.edu/hq/inclass/animation/layers_of_the_earth

Mantel Convection and tectonic Plate Introduction Video http://www.iris.edu/hq/inclass/animation/mantle_convection__plate_tectonics_basic_intro

C-GEO Maps

            Pacific NW Plate Tectonics, pg. 17

2.2 Earthquakes (NGSS Practices included 1, 2, 4, 8)

Oregon 4-H Earth Science Project Leader Guide, Chapter 5, Mountain building: Folds & Faults & Earthquakes

Earthquake Seismology (PDF of PowerPoint)

http://www.iris.edu/hq/inclass/animation/pacific_northwest_three_types_of_tectonic_earthquakes 

Seismic Wave Motion Animation http://www.iris.edu/hq/inclass/animation/seismic_wave_motions 

Shadow Zones: P wave Animation: http://www.iris.edu/hq/inclass/animation/seismic_shadow_zones_p_wave

Seismic Shadow Zones: S wave Animation: http://www.iris.edu/hq/inclass/animation/seismic_shadow_zones_s_wave_shadow_zone

C-GEO Maps

Pacific NW Plate Tectonics, pg. 17
Natural Hazards: Earthquakes, pg. 18

2.3 Volcanoes- (NGSS Practices included 1, 2, 4, 8)

Oregon 4-H Earth Science Project Leader Guide, Chapter 7, Volcano Anatomy

Cascade Volcanoes Hazards (PDF of PowerPoint)

Cascade Volcano Animation

https://media.up.edu/Physics/TOLE/CascadeVolcanoes/Animations/SubductionPacificNorthwest.mov

C-GEO Maps

            Pacific NW Plate Tectonics, pg. 18

2.4 Soil- (NGSS Practices included 1, 2, 4, 8)

Oregon 4-H Earth Science Project Leader Guide, Chapter 3, The Rock Cycle, and Chapter 8, Soil: a Stop along the Rock Cycle

Field Trip- Use the 4-H Soil Data Sheet-

Oregon State Parks Guide: http://oregonstateparks.org/index.cfm?do=v.page&id=50

County Parks information:

Lane http://www.lanecounty.org/Departments/PW/Parks/Pages/default.aspx
Linn http://www.linnparks.com/
Benton https://www.co.benton.or.us/parks

Reference: Roadside Geology of Oregon, David D. Alt, Donald W. Hyndman, Mountain Press Publishing Co., Missoula, Montana: Chapters US 20 Newport- Albany; US 20 Albany- Bend, Oregon 126 Eugene- Santiam Junctions (US 20); Oregon 58 Eugene- Junction U.S.97

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