EXPLORATIONS IN EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCES

ACTIVITIES FOR PSC 1210      Fall 2010 Version

Barbara A. Gage
Prince George's Community College

Notes to Students

Exploring Earth Materials

Weathering, Erosion, and Transport Processes

Water Under Ground

Exploring Landforms and Seaforms

Exploring the Geology of Several Worlds from Space Images           Website for Images

Coordinate Systems:  Locating Yourself on a Sphere

Cruising Contours

Investigating Topographic Maps

Investigating Watersheds

The Rock Record

Shake, Rattle, and Roll...Earthquakes                                          Website for Earthquakes

Puzzling Plates

Investigating the Geologic Timescale

Fossil “Fun”damentals

A Reason for the Seasons

A Lunar Log

The Great Earth-Moon-Sun Line-Up

How Do I Find That Star

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star: How Astronomers Know What You Are

Wondering About Weather

Predicting the Weather                                                                    Website for Weather

At Sea:  Investigating Some Ocean Dynamics

On Shore:  Investigating Some Ocean Dynamics