COURSE DESCRIPTION

MATERIALS & LINKS

6-1 ADVANCED WEATHER


Students will further understand Earth’s systems and patterns during this comprehensive exploration of weather.
Our Bay News 9 Weather Room provides an excellent opportunity for studying weather, climate, heat transfer,
Earth’s spheres, and how natural disasters affect life here in Florida.
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6-2 ADVANCED PETROLOGY


This Earth Science class studies the structures and patterns of our constant changing planet. Erosion,
plate tectonics, and man-made earth changes such as deforestation, urbanization, and desertification are
explored through activities, experiments, and the use of technology.
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6-3 EARTH AND SPACE IN TIME

The ever-changing night sky allows students to see moons, stars, planets and other celestial objects.
During this earth science class a visit to the Science Center’s digital planetarium offers a grade level-
appropriate view into the ever-expanding universe. Activities using technological materials round out this critical learning experience.
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