Ocean Floor Features, Currents, and Tides

S6E3. Gather, evaluate, and communicate information to recognize the significant role of water in Earth processes.

C. Ask questions to identify and communicate, using graphs and maps, the composition, location, and subsurface topography of the world’s oceans. (Ocean floor features)       Items 1-16

D. Analyze and interpret data to create graphic representations of the causes and effects of waves, currents, and tides in Earth’s systems.     Items 17-40

BrainRush W/C


1.

Ocean Floor Features article 1


2.

Copy Ocean Topography Notes


3.

Ocean Floor Features article 2


4.

In your journal, draw a picture of the ocean floor features and label the parts.


5.

GVS read pg 7 and 9-11.


6.

Ocean Floor Exploration video

How deep is the ocean?


7.

Sea Floor Spreading video


8.

Ocean Floor Review Item 8 in Google Classroom


9.

Ocean Floor Quiz 1  ###TEST Time###


10.

Ocean Floor Features Youtube


11.

Stream Table Activity-create a model of the ocean floor


12.

BrainPop Ocean Floor


13.

Ocean Floor mini-project (CG doc)


14.

Ocean Floor Review (Classroom Google)


15.

Sharing Time: Ocean Floor Topography


16.

School City Quiz: S6E3c Ocean Topography


17.

17a.

GVS Read pg 12-14 AND check out the Side Bar activities!!!

Ocean Currents


18.

Gulf Stream Youtube


19.

NOAA Currents Youtube


20.

Currents Notes 1

  20a GVS, read page 12 and click on "Surface Currents" in the sidebar.

21.

Surface Currents Reading


22.

Surface Currents Activity (Classroom Google)


23.

Surface Currents Riddle


24.

Currents Quiz Review (Classroom Google)


25.

Currents Quiz


26.

Density Youtube 1


27.

Density Youtube 2


28.

Copy Density notes


29.

Density Reading (scroll down to "Upwelling")


30.

Density Current Activity (Classroom Google)


31.

Density Reading Riddle


32.

Amazing Density Youtube


33.

Density and Surface Currents Review (Classroom Google)


34.

Sharing Time: Ocean Currents


35.

Density and Surface Currents Quiz

    Great Waves lesson
    Make a wave machine

36.

Ocean Waves lesson


37.

Tides, what do you know? Not graded, practice.


38.

Tides Youtube by a famous personality!!


39.

Intro to Tides


40.

Copy Tides notes


41.

Brainpop Tides video  Use the Brainpop App


42.

Stream table Tides Team Challenge, CG document


43.

Space Chicken tides demo with Mr. B


44.

The world’s most serious tides!!!

  45. Tides Team Challenge (CG doc)

46

Sharing Time: Tides


47.

Tides Posttest


48.

School City Quiz: S6E3d Water Movements


49.

Waves, tides, currents quandary


50.

Currents, waves, tides review (Classroom Google doc)

  51. School City Unit Test:  S6E3cd
    Review activities
    Nearpod: Ocean Floor Topography Review.  Get the code.