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Bowen's Reaction Serives: Magma DifferentiationLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Young scholars investigate the differentiation of magma to form different minerals present in a rock. By using the model proposed by Bowen, they determine the depth, temperature, and composition of magma. Students explain why some...
Volcanoes: Second Grade Lesson Plans and ActivitiesLesson Planet
2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Young geologists explore volcanoes with a series of engaging geology activities. First, they learn the difference between magma and lava before coloring and labeling the parts of a volcano. During the lab, individuals watch a...
Lava Lake TectonicsLesson Planet
1 min 6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Do you enjoy spending the day at the lake? Maybe not an active lava lake! Viewers watch the fascinating movement of crust on top of molten magma as part of a larger series exploring the story of Earth. Comparisons to tectonic plates...
Volcano Lava Flow - Time-lapseLesson Planet
1 min 3rd - 6th
See lava flow up close without fear of being burned to death! The brilliant eruption and magma boil over the surface of a volcano, at times producing light so bright, the video quality is blurred. Nonetheless, this video is great for an...
Are We Falling Apart? Exploding VolcanoesLesson Planet
5th - 9th
Learners research and demonstrate volcanic activity. In this volcanism lesson, students research the types of volcanoes and define related terms using the Internet. They demonstrate volcanic activity with water, corn syrup, and flour.
Volcanoes: First Grade Lesson Plans and ActivitiesLesson Planet
1st CCSS: Adaptable
Introduce young geologists to types of volcanoes during the pre-lab. First graders explore how different liquids flow with an experiment on viscosity to simulate how different types of lava flow. Next, they learn about the parts of a...
Volcanoes: Sixth Grade Lesson Plans and ActivitiesLesson Planet
Bring a set of pre-lab, lab, and post-lab lesson plans on volcanoes to your earth science unit. Sixth graders explore the three types of volcanoes found on Earth, plot the specific locations of these volcanoes on a map, and investigate...
Intermediate Guided Reading Lesson: Rocks and MineralsLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Students explore rocks and minerals. In this rocks and minerals nonfiction comprehension guided reading lesson, students observe rocks and make a list of their observable traits. Students preview the book Rocks and Minerals by reading...