Ch 22: The Internal Structure of the Earth: Homeschool Curriculum

About This Chapter

The Internal Structure of the Earth unit of this High School Physical Science Homeschool course is designed to help homeschooled students learn about the layers and spheres of the Earth. Parents can use the short videos to introduce topics, break up lessons and keep students engaged.

Who's it for?

This Internal Structure of the Earth unit of our High School Physical Science Homeschool course will benefit any student who is trying to learn about the layers and spheres of the Earth. There is no faster or easier way to learn about the internal structure of the Earth. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who require an efficient, self-paced course of study to learn about the Earth's hydrosphere, atmosphere, biosphere and geosphere.
  • Homeschool parents looking to spend less time preparing lessons and more time teaching.
  • Homeschool parents who need a science curriculum that appeals to multiple learning types (visual or auditory).
  • Gifted students and students with learning differences.

How it works:

  • Students watch a short, fun video lesson that covers a specific unit topic.
  • Students and parents can refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
  • Short quizzes and the Internal Structure of the Earth unit exam confirm understanding or identify any topics that require review.

The Internal Structure of the Earth Unit Objectives:

  • Identify the unique features found in the Earth's four spheres.
  • Discuss the interactions between two or more of the Earth's spheres.
  • Identify the three internal layers of the Earth.
  • Explain how material characteristics define the Earth's physical layers.
  • Explain how scientists examine the Earth's interior either indirectly or from remote locations.

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