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Major Topics and Objectives 
3A. PLATE TECTONICS

Lecture 3A-1  Continental Drift and Plate Tectonics
Lecture 3A-2  Plate Boundaries

3B. EARTH’S INTERIOR
Lecture 3B-1  Earth’s Crust and the Interior
Lecture 3B-2  Earth's Inferred Interior (p. 10 ESRTs)

3C. EARTHQUAKES
Lecture 3C-1  What causes earthquakes?
Lecture 3C-2  What risks are associated with earthquakes?
Lecture 3C-3  How can earthquakes help us understand what the interior of the earth is like?

3D. FINDING EARTHQUAKE EPICENTERS, DEPTHS, & ORIGIN TIMES
Lecture 3D-1  Finding Earthquakes 
Lecture 3D-2  Finding Earthquake Origin Time 

Unit 3 The Dynamic Earth Links:
Beekmantown High School Seismometer
Plate Tectonics

Continents Adrift Video - watch to complete video WS
Earth’s Interior
Earthquakes
Subtracting Time Calculator
Earthquake Animations (IRIS Network)
Laboratory Investigations
Lab 3-1 Patterns of Crustal Activity
Lab 3-2 Evidence of Plate Boundaries
Lab 3-3 Speed of Crustal Plates
Lab 3-4 Plate Boundaries and Earthquake Depths
Lab 3-5 Earthquakes in N.Y. and the U.S., Risk, & Prediction
Lab 3-6 Finding Earthquake Epicenters and Origin Times

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