EARTHQUAKE BROCHURE ASSIGNMENT:


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Create an information brochure regarding earthquakes. The brochure must outline the following topics:
  1. What is a subduction zone earthquake and why are these earthquakes the most powerful?
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Britannica Encyclopedia Online
World Book Online
ARCHIVED - Giant earthquakes beneath Canada's West coast
Subduction Zone
Cascadia Subduction Zone
Subduction Zone, Shallow Depth Make Lethal Mix In Earthquake That Triggered Asian Tsunami
About Subduction What happens when a lithospheric plate must go down

2. Identify the plates off the coast of British Columbia:
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Plate Tectonics Shape and Shake British Columbia
Where Do Earthquakes Occur?

3. What can people do to prepare for such an earthquakes?
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Prepare Now For An Earthquake in British Columbia
Earthquake Preparedness, Before, During and After
Be Ready For An Earthquake
Earthquakes - What to Do
Before an earthquake
Los Angeles Fire Department Emergency Preparedness

4. What should people do after such a disaster hits the West coast of BC?
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Prepare Now For An Earthquake in British Columbia
Earthquake Preparedness, Before, During and After
Earthquakes - What to Do
Disaster Response Routes
After an Earthquake
ABC7 Earthquake Preparedness Guide

HOW TO AVOID PLAGIARISM IN YOUR WORK:
Check out this site for an explanation of just exactly what plagiarism is and what you can do to avoid it:
PLAGIARISM - WHAT IT IS AND HOW TO AVOID IT

HOW TO MAKE A BIBLIOGRAPHY AKA WORKS CITED LIST:
You need to make sure that you record EVERY site, book, and other resource that you use to gather information for your project. You can use one of the following websites that allow you to fill in a form that will create a citation that you can use for your bibliography:

Easy Bib
Son of Citation Machine

Copy the citation or proper bibliographic form for each resource and paste them into an Office document. Save. Then when you are ready to finish your bibliography use the following steps.
1. Put all your citations in alphabetical order by the first word in the citation - ignore the words a, an, and the at the beginning of a word.
2. Make sure that the first line of each resource is indented 5 spaces.
3. Leave a space between each item that is in your list.
If you are not sure what to do come and speak to Mrs. in't Veld who as some handouts that will help you.