Objective(s): Module 9 Objectives

Agenda:

  1. Discussion - atmospheric layers, weather, climate, seasonal temperature changes and albedo (Notes Here)
  2. Review for Water Resources and Pollution exam next class!

Homework:

  1. Complete chapters 9 & 14 Objectives
  2. Objectives and Water Diversion case studies are due next class.

Objective(s): Module 46 Objectives

Agenda:

  1. Research criteria air pollutants and other major air pollutants in small groups
  2. Trade air pollutant research with other groups

Air Pollutant Research:

Block 3

Block 8

  • Sulfur Dioxide
  • Nitrogen Oxides
  • Carbon Monoxide
  • Particulate Matter
  • Lead
  • Ozone
  • Volatile Organic Compounds
  • Mercury
  • Carbon Dioxide

Homework:

  1. Read module 46
  2. Complete module 46 Objectives

Objective(s): Module 47 Objectives (1-4)

Agenda:

  1. Review major air pollutants (slides)
  2. Photochemical smog formation (notes image) (completed diagram)

Homework:

  1. Case study "On a Clear Day" - Answer questions
  2. Read module 47
  3. Complete module 47 Objectives

Objective(s): Module 47 Objectives (5-8)

Agenda:

  1. Photochemical smog review
  2. Acid Deposition (notes) (formation) (effects)
  3. Diagram Photochemical Smog formation and Acid Deposition processes

Homework:

  1. Read/Re-read module 47
  2. Complete module 47 Objectives
  3. Complete Diagrams

Objective(s): Module 47 Objectives

Agenda:

  1. Thermal Inversion (notes) (Video 1) (Video 2)
  2. Acid Deposition Lab (Document) (Supplementary)
  3. Begin reading module 48 and completing objectives

Homework:

  1. Complete Acid Deposition Lab
  2. Read module 48
  3. Complete module 48 Objectives

Objective(s): Module 48 Objectives

Agenda:

  1. Briefly review acid rain deposition lab from previous class
  2. Discuss pollution prevention techniques (notes here)
  3. Diagram pollution prevention techniques (email a picture of your diagram - your name must be on the picture)
  4. Research how stratospheric ozone is depleted (see day 7 for starting points)

Homework:

  1. Turn lab report in by 11:59 pm on 10/19 (there was over one month to work on this - there are no extensions). My email address is jeff.batey@d214.org if you are sharing your document or sending it digitally. If you are printing it, please leave it on my desk by 3:30 on friday (10/19).
  2. Read module 49.
  3. Complete module 49 Objectives

Objective(s): Module 49 Objectives

Agenda:

  1. Discuss stratospheric ozone depletion (Why does it occur? How does it occur? Where is it most severe? What is being done to prevent it? etc.)
  2. Diagram and describe the process of stratospheric ozone depletion (email a picture of your diagram - your name must be visible on the original document)
  3. Explain what the Montreal Protocol is. (Why does it exist? Was it effective? Is it enforceable? etc.)

Air Quality and Ozone Resources:

Homework:

  1. Read module 50.
  2. Complete module 50 Objectives

Objective(s): Module 50 Objectives

Agenda:

  1. Review Stratospheric Ozone Depletion
  2. Understand major indoor pollutions and their sources (Indoor Air Pollutants document)

Homework:

  1. Review modules (practice module quizzes, reread modules or skim chapter, rewrite notes, review objectives, redraw diagrams, etc.)
  2. Complete Indoor Air Pollutant document
  3. Study!

What's Due on the Test Day?

What should I study?

  • Watch videos from each day (especially ones that have to do with the diagrams from above)
  • Rewrite your notes in a different format (venn diagrams, organizational flow charts, diagrams, etc....)
  • Really review chemicals involved with photochemical smog, acid deposition, and stratospheric ozone depletion (Review here). Don't yet worry about carbon cycle formulas or ones after that in the document.
  • Try practice quizzes after each module & chapter 15

How did I do on the practice quizzes after each module?

  • Module 9 (1e, 2b, 3b, 4c, 5c)
  • Module 46 (1c, 2b, 3d, 4a, 5e)
  • Module 47 (1d, 2c, 3b, 4d, 5b)
  • Module 48 (1a, 2d, 3b, 4b)
  • Module 49 (1c, 2d, 3d, 4c, 5a)
  • Module 50 (1e, 2c, 3d, 4c, 5a)
  • Chapter 15 (1c, 2d, 3a, 4e, 5c, 6d, 7e, 8b, 9c, 10b, 11a, 12a, 13c, 14c, 15e, 16b, 17b, 18c, 19d)

Objective(s): Be able to demonstrate your understanding of objectives from modules 9 & 46-50 (Chapter 4a and 15).

Agenda:

  1. Air Pollution Exam
  2. Begin objectives for modules 10, 11, 62-64

Homework:

  1. Read module 10 (Chapter 4b)
  2. Complete objectives for module 10

Contact: Jeff.Batey@D214.org