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ERIC Number: ED216927
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Pages: 45
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: ISBN-0-89873-046-5ISBN-0-89873-047-3
ISSN: N/A
Quake Estate (board game). Crustal Evolution Education Project. Teacher's Guide [and] Student Investigation.
Stoever, Edward C., Jr.
Crustal Evolution Education Project (CEEP) modules were designed to: (1) provide students with the methods and results of continuing investigations into the composition, history, and processes of the earth's crust and the application of this knowledge to man's activities and (2) to be used by teachers with little or no previous background in the modern theories of sea-floor spreading, continental drift, and plate tectonics. Each module consists of two booklets: a teacher's guide and student investigation. The teacher's guide contains all of the information present in the student investigation booklet as well as: (1) a general introduction; (2) prerequisite student background; (3) objectives; (4) list of required materials; (5) background information; (6) suggested approach; (7) procedure, including number of 45-minute class periods required; (8) summary questions (with answers); (9) extension activities; and (10) list of references. A game approach is used in this module focusing on land investment and development at a site located at a major plate boundary (San Andreas Fault) in California. Objectives include identifying geologic hazards in an earthquake-prone area, identifying probable effects of these hazards on land and development in the area, and stating measures used to minimize effect of these hazards. (Author/JN)
Ward's Natural Science Establishment, Inc., P.O. Box 1712, Rochester, NY 14603 (or P.O. Box 1749, Monterey, CA 93940.)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Association of Geology Teachers.
Identifiers: Crustal Evolution Education Project; Earthquakes; National Science Foundation; Plate Tectonics