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12/4/07

http://www.sfmuseum.org/1906/06.html
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=9B03E1D61F3EE233A2575BC2A9659C946997D6CF
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=9C00EFDA1330EE34BC4C52DFBF668383679FDE
You will have to view some of these articles as a PDF and copy the article as an image into word.

For homework, read one of these stories from the links above. Copy and paste the story into a word document. Write a paragraph describing what Mercalli Scale rating you would give this earthquake with supporting evidence for this rating. All files must then be uploaded to my wikispace page as indicated in class.

For an account of an earthquake click on the link below to upload your document. Account of an Earthquake Do not forget to put your name next to your uploaded file

11/26/07 Monday -

Today we reviewed the Lithosphere test. Nice Job! These tests were excellent:)
  • In Class: We began our earthquake unit by watching a news clip about an earthquake. We started our KWL's and will continue to work on these until the end of the earthquake unit (Friday).
  • For Homework: Read pages 202-204 in the text and fill out reading guide questions #1-11.

For an account of an earthquake click on the link below to upload your document. Account of an Earthquake Do not forget to put your name next to your uploaded file