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Standard 2
Students will understand Earth's internal structure and the dynamic nature of the tectonic plates that form its surface.
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  • Physical Characteristics of Places: The Fossil Rec
    This lesson asks students to consider how the movement of the Earth's tectonic plates alters the physical characteristics of places over geologic time. They will also investigate how climate has changed in specific world regions since the time of the dinosaurs.
  • The Ring of Fire
    Students improve their understanding of the theory of plate tectonics and the Earth's geological history as they investigate the region known as the Ring of Fire.
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