Intro to Earth Science Parts 1 & 2: Geology, Weather, Oceans, Space Science
Dr Pete PhD Earth Science Philosophy Geology
A great basic intro to the key Earth Science subjects of: Geology, Meteorology, Oceanography, Physical Geography and Space Science. Covering all the main subjects on most school curriculums but at a level suited to younger children.
US Grade 2 - 5
Beginner - Advanced Level
PLEASE NOTE: This is a lecture style class with opportunity for questions and not an interactive "join in" class - therefore it may be more suited to advanced students and could be challenging for students who are at the younger end of the age bracket. ▬▬▬▬▬▬ CLASS INTRO ▬▬▬▬▬ Welcome to the "Intro to Earth Science" course, which focuses on some of the most dramatic physical forces on Earth, with the aim of making learning fun and exhilarating. I think making lessons enjoyable and bringing...
To discover and learn without realising it, because you are having fun! By the end of this course students will be know in depth details of most Earth Science curriculums.
I have a BSc in Geology and an MSc in Geophysics and a PhD in Philosophy. I have chosen the most interesting and exciting subjects to teach to get young minds fascinated by Earth Sciences.
Some classes talks about Global Warming and Climate Change causing more frequent natural disasters. It also talks about mass extinctions including the possibility of humans causing one now (including ourselves) and has some drawn images of animals dying to become fossils. It is delivered in a upbeat manner with positive solutions (eg: switching to renewable energy), but the more sensative students may find these topics distressing.
I do not use any external sources during the class apart from a shared screen of my Power Point slides. The references listed below are only indicating source material for the class and are not used in the class itself. Earth Scinece - Global Edition (14th Edition: 2022) - Tarbuck and Lutgens - Published by Pearsons Earth Science - Hardback Edition - Samuel - Published by: Spaulding, Namowitz https://geology.com/articles/what-is-earth-science.shtml https://www.britannica.com/science/Earth-sciences https://earth-science.org.uk/
Meet the teacher
Hello there. I teach Earth Science and Philosophy on Outschool and am very passionate about the topics I teach. We are in the middle of Semester 1 now from September to December. But you can join any of my classes anytime. They do follow on...
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