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9 resources with the keyterm fault lines

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Plotting Earthquakes

For Teachers 4th - 7th
Students plot earthquakes on a map. In this lesson on earthquakes, students will explore recent earthquake activity in California and Nevada. Students will plot fault lines and earthquake occurrences on a map.
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Earthquakes: The Lesson Pack

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students relate earthquakes from around the world and from Canada to places of high population density. They explore mapping tools using ArcView GIS, play the "Earthquake Guessing Game," and conduct Internet research on types of faults.
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New Zealand South Island Fault Model

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students explore world geography by creating a scientific model in class. In this New Zealand lesson, students research the geography and fault lines of the South Island in New Zealand. Students utilize foam board, arts and crafts and a...
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Finding Fairweather Fault

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students create a topography map of their area. In this earth science instructional activity, students investigate the scientific bases of local legends. They interpret different topographical and shaded-relief maps.
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Earthquakes And Fault Lines

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Learners discuss major causes of earthquakes and identify famous fault lines, access and map information about ten largest earthquakes in world from 1989 to 1998, and theorize about location of these earthquakes as they relate to Earth's...
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Structure of the Earth

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders investigate earthquakes and volcanoes. They demonstrate fault lines with a folded piece of paper, conduct an erosion experiment, and construct a volcano using clay, baking soda and vinegar.
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Earthquakes: Shake, Rattle and Roll

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders research earthquakes and create a trifold brochure that includes information on their causes, effects, locations and what to do in the event of an earthquake.
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For Teachers K - 8th
Students explore the concept of plate tectonics. They experiment to prove and explain plate tectonics.
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Movement of Earth's Crust

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Young scholars watch a slideshow and review various pictures, footage and maps that illustrate earthquakes and their effects. They use candy bars to demonstrate stresses and types of faults in the Earth's crust and plot information on maps.