ALERT!!!   Wear shoes today that can get a little wet and muddy!  In class today we will be outside walking on the (snowy) grass.

                                                        CHICAGO ROCKS!  Geology in the City 
                                                                                 ESCI 109
                                                                              Spring 2010

Daily Objectives #4 (January 21, 2010)                                                  J. Hemzacek and L. Sanders

Reminder: Assignment #3 is due next Thursday!
If you haven't yet, sign up for a conference with the instructors, and enter the appointment in your planner.

By the end of today's class, you should be able to do the following:

w Review:  Make diverse geologic observations about rock samples brought in by yourself and your colleagues.

w Describe characteristics exhibited by different kinds of rocks.

w Demonstrate how to integrate notes taken from lecture with notes taken from pre-class reading.  An example is given here.

w Keep a scientific record of a geologic landform description. 

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