CHICAGO ROCKS!  Geology in the City
ESCI 109, Section 03
Fall 2008


Daily Objectives #9 (September 23, 2008)                                                                                            Dr. Sanders

By the end of today's class, you should be able to do the following:
 
Groups:        Jessica, Liz, Musa, Ralph, David                                           Francis, Alicia, Alex, Ileana   
                                                                                                                                 
                                                           Triston, Francis, Gabe, Ali, Demetri
                                                                                                                                 
                        J.T., Zak, Edwin, Faruk                                                              Abdel, Jose, Nes, Bishar,
Darious


PREPARATION FOR NEXT WEEK'S EXAM

w List effective strategies for successful exam preparation and test-taking.

ROCK WALL


w
View the slide show describing the rock wall experience we will have next week. 

w In groups, figure out a communication plan to make it possible for you to complete Homework #4.

THURSDAY'S FIELD TRIP

w Get ready for our field trip to Bohemian National Cemetery, this Thursday!  We will meet at the cemetery, not in the classroom!  Go in the main cemetery gate, on Pulaski Road, north of Foster Avenue, and look for the class near the small parking lot.  If the lot is full, we will direct you to a different spot.

w To prepare for the field trip, be able to recognize the typical characteristics of igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks.

w Identify and explain the effects of weathering processes (physical weathering and chemical weathering) on rocks.

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2008 Laura L. Sanders.  Last updated September 22, 2008.