ENVR 1101 Earth Science Part A
Grade Level: 7th Grade
Term: 02 – Winter
Course Duration: 72 hours
Earth Science Part A Course Description
The Earth Science Part A course introduces scientific investigations, methods, observations and communication along with common tools and methods used for understanding Earth and its environments. Minerals and rocks that make up the Earth’s crust, Earth’s features, identification, and uniqueness as a planet are also covered in this course. Young scholars will also examine continental drift, seafloor spreading, plate tectonic movement, plate boundaries, land forms, volcanic activity, earthquakes, and mountains resulting from plate tectonic processes as well as surface processes that create and modify land forms. The course also explores water on earth, covering its distribution, states, and the processes involving Earth’s water.