Homework Assignment Using your notes and the internet sites listed below write a short summary of what we learned today. Picking up the key points from the information and writing them in proper sentences. Your summary must be at least 100- 200 words, be in Times New Roman or Arial font and be size 12 point. You must also find pictures and clearly label the following:
Hoodoo Dinosaur skeleton Canyon
Note: Your pictures do not need to come from the websites below, but you must cite where you got the picture from (just copy URL underneath the picture) http://www.zwoje-scrolls.com/badlands/badlands_en.html http://www.cbv.ns.ca/marigold/history/dinosaurs/dinosaurs.html http://www.traveldrumheller.com/hoodoos.html
Subject Curriculum Outcomes: 4.1.1 Value Alberta’s physical geography and natural environment: •
appreciate the diversity of elements pertaining to geography, climate, geology and paleontology in Alberta (LPP)
• appreciate how Alberta’s fossil heritage contributes to the province’s unique character (LPP) 4.1.2 Examine, critically, the physical geography of Alberta by exploring and reflecting upon the following questions and issues:
What are the major geographical and natural vegetation regions, landforms and bodies of water in Alberta (e.g., prairie region, forests, rivers, hoodoos, Rocky Mountains, oil sands)? (LPP)
4.1.3 Examine, critically, how geology and paleontology contribute to knowledge of Alberta’s physical geography by exploring and reflecting upon the following questions and issues: • How did archeologists and paleontologists discover the presence of dinosaurs in Alberta? (LPP, TCC) • What geological features make Alberta unique (e.g., hoodoos, Rocky Mountains, foothills, oil sands)? (LPP, ER) ICT Outcome: 1. C1: Students will access, use and communicate information from a variety of technologies. 2.1: access and retrieve appropriate information from the internet by using specific search path or from a uniform resource location (URLs) F3: Students will demonstrate a moral and ethical approach to the use of technology. 2.4: Document sources obtained electronically, such as website addresses.