This class is based on the Earth's dynamic systems and their interactions. Major topics include plate tectonics, Earth's structure, shaping of Earth's surface, Earth's history, and scientific experimentation and investigation.
"Equipped with his five senses, man explores the universe around him and calls the adventure Science."
Edwin Powell Hubble
Earth Science Topics
Introduction to Earth Science
Fresh Water Resources
Rock and Fossil Record (Earth's History)
Note: This is a tentative list. This can and does change from year to year depending on time constraints.
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