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Paleontology tiers

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Paleontology tiers

  1. 1. Relative Age Absolute Age Fossilization Geologic TimeTier 1 (HW): Choose 1 Tier 1 (HW): Choose 1 Tier 1 (HW): Choose 1 Tier 1 (HW): Choose 1 • Vocabulary Cards • Vocabulary Cards • Vocabulary Cards • Vocabulary Cards • IWB Sect. 2 (p. 96) • SG p. 65 - 66 • IWB Sect. 4 (p. 106) • IWB Sect. 5 (p. 112)Tier 2 (CW): Tier 2 (CW): Tier 2 (CW): Tier 2 (CW): • Draw a diagram that • Write a paragraph that • Fossil Foldable – include • Create a 10 question shows the relative age of compares and contrasts definitions, examples, and multiple choice quiz. fossils using the law of the major types of illustrations. Include an answer sheet. superposition. absolute dating.Tier 3 (Lab/Quiz): Choose 1 Tier 3: (Lab/Quiz): Choose 1 • Choose either relative dating or absolute dating. Write a • Create a timeline of major geologic eras. Include changes in persuasive essay arguing why your choice is the best choice is fossil evidence. for the dating of rocks and fossils. • Create a chart/table to describe the characteristics of the • Create a Venn diagram comparing and contrasting relative and major geologic divisions. absolute age. Relative Age Absolute Age Fossilization Geologic TimeTier 1 (HW): Choose 1 Tier 1 (HW): Choose 1 Tier 1 (HW): Choose 1 Tier 1 (HW): Choose 1 • Vocabulary Cards • Vocabulary Cards • Vocabulary Cards • Vocabulary Cards • IWB Sect. 2 (p. 96) • SG p. 65 - 66 • IWB Sect. 4 (p. 106) • IWB Sect. 5 (p. 112)Tier 2 (CW): Tier 2 (CW): Tier 2 (CW): Tier 2 (CW): • Draw a diagram that • Write a paragraph that • Fossil Foldable – include • Create a 10 question shows the relative age of compares and contrasts definitions, examples, and multiple choice quiz. fossils using the law of the major types of illustrations. Include an answer sheet. superposition. absolute dating.Tier 3 (Lab/Quiz): Choose 1 Tier 3: (Lab/Quiz): Choose 1 • Choose either relative dating or absolute dating. Write a • Create a timeline of major geologic eras. Include changes in persuasive essay arguing why your choice is the best choice is fossil evidence. for the dating of rocks and fossils. • Create a chart/table to describe the characteristics of the • Create a Venn diagram comparing and contrasting relative and major geologic divisions. absolute age.

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