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395 reviewed resources for types of volcanoes

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Volcanoes

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students investigate types of volcanoes. In this earth science lesson, students view a diagram of a volcano on an overhead projector and discuss the types of volcanoes. Students choose a volcano and write five facts about it.
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Volcano Lesson Plan

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students describe the properties of volcanoes, and explain why volcanoes are important to the environment.
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Earthquakes and Volcanoes

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students explore plate tectonics, earthquake faults, and the types of volcanoes.
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Plate Tectonics - Evolution of the Earth

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Tons of photographs, diagrams, animations, and satellite images fill the slides of an education earth science presentation. It begins with volcanic activity and earthquakes, and then moves into plate tectonics, boundaries, and driving...
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Inside the Crater

For Teachers 1st - 6th
Students explore and analyze what's inside the crater of an active volcano. They research the history of powerful eruptions and how they have helped to make our planet what it is today. Each student then illustrates, designs and...
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What Kind of Volcano Is This?

For Students 7th - 10th
In this volcano activity, students are given five pictures of volcanoes and descriptions of each. They determine what type of volcano each is and how they determined their answers.
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Plate Tectonic - Volcanoes

For Teachers K
Students examine how all mountains are not volcanoes by dramatizing how volcanoes erupt.
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Volcano Demonstration

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students watch a demonstration on how volcanoes work. For this volcano demonstration, students watch the teacher demonstrate a volcanic eruption. The teacher will change variables used to create the eruption and the students will predict...
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Volcano Spreadsheet and Graph

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders use data from volcanoes to organize a spreadsheet and make a graph.
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Model Volcanoes

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students discover what causes earthquakes, volcanoes and floods. Using this information, they discuss how these natural disasters change the surface of the Earth. In groups, they make models, draw pictures and make them erupt.
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Eruptions and Forms of Volcanoes

For Students 7th - 9th
In this volcanoes instructional activity, learners are given 11 clues to complete a crossword puzzle about the types of eruptions and the various forms of volcanoes.
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Volcanoes

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders complete a WebQuest about volcanoes. They study vocabulary, label diagrams, list volcano types and benefits. They write an essay telling where volcanoes are located and why.
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Aerosol Lesson: Language Arts

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Learners construct a model of a volcano. They read "NASA Facts Atmospheric Aerosols" and discuss the impacts of volcanic eruptions. They write informative essays about how aerosols impact the Earth.
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Name That Volcano

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students research volcanoes. In this volcanoes lesson plan, students visit websites with worksheets about the terms for volcanoes and volcanic eruptions in the world. Students complete the work online and play a game for volcano names.
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America's Volcanoes: Sitting on a Powder Keg

For Students 6th - 10th
In this "America's Volcanoes: Sitting on a Powder Keg" worksheet, students watch the movie and respond to 10 fill in the blank and true/false questions regarding information from the documentary.
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Volcano Scavenger Hunt

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Pupils analyze earth science by completing a group activity. In this natural disasters lesson, students define the relationship between Earth's layers and volcanoes, tsunamis and earthquakes. Pupils complete a disasters worksheet based...
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What is a Volcano?

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this vocabulary and reading comprehension worksheet, students read a 1 page selection about aircraft, match 8 words to the correct parts of a volcano, and respond to 11 short answer and fill in the blank questions.
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Volcanoes

For Students 4th - 5th
In this earth science lesson, learners explore volcanoes. Students watch a video from Bill Nye the Science Guy and answer nine different kinds of questions about volcanoes.
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Hazards: Third Grade Lesson Plans and Activities

For Teachers 3rd Standards
Learners discover hazards related to volcanoes and predict the effects these hazards have on people and land. As blossoming geologists explore various volcanic eruptions, including the hazards associated with them, they create their own...
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Volcanic History of Your Community

For Teachers 7th - 12th Standards
Did you know there are 20 volcanoes erupting at any given time? Pupils look at various igneous rocks, read local geologic maps, and determine if their area has a history of volcanic activity. A reading passage and analysis questions...
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Plate Boundaries

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Recently, Australia had to update all of its GPS coordinates because the continent is moving at such a relatively quick speed. The third lesson in the series of five relates the movement of plates on the earth to the consequences....
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Composite Volcanoes

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students examine volcanoes and their origins. In this volcanoes lesson, students compare and contrast how volcanoes effect Earth. Students view a  Powerpoint presentation and discuss how the shape of a volcano can reveal its type.
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Volcanoes and Earth's Moving Plates

For Students 6th - 10th
In this Earth's plates instructional activity, students review the terms associated with volcanoes and earthquakes by completing 13 fill in the blank statements.
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Volcanoes

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students draw the inside and outside of volcanoes and discuss eruptions. In this volcanoes lesson plan, students also label a worksheet provided and read a passage about volcanoes.

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