We found 106 reviewed resources for subduction plates
Plate Tectonics ExplainedLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Ready to teach plate tectonics but not sure where to begin? Start with a short video that is long on learning! Junior earth scientists discover the basics of plate tectonics, complete with colorful analogies and explanations. The...
Plate Boundaries and Plate InteractionsLesson Planet
7th - 12th
How does the Earth continually repair itself? Explore the answer to this question, and others, with a unit on plate boundaries and interaction. Pupils classify the types of movement at plate boundaries and identify the distribution of...
The Theory of Plate TectonicsLesson Planet
4th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Don't let this plate tectonics resource slip past you! Taken straight from the pages of a McGraw-Hill science textbook, this document provides a reading passage with maps and reading comprehension questions that support students as they...
Daly's Model of SubductionLesson Planet
2 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The subduction model: helping learners understand how continental drift is possible. An animation demonstration illustrates the process of subduction through an analysis of the earth's layers. The instructor narrates the process as the...
Plate Tectonics: Fourth Grade Lesson Plans and ActivitiesLesson Planet
4th CCSS: Adaptable
The pre-lab portion of the lesson introduces emerging geologists to the various layers that make up Earth. After completing a sheet on the identification of the layers, class members simulate plate boundaries and their...
Plate TectonicsLesson Planet
1 min 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The plates of the earth may be shifting right under your feet! Learn the causes and consequence of this shifting through an informative a video lesson. Scholars explore the effects of the movement on a local, global, and even planetary...
Plate Tectonics Writing AssignmentLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Students complete a writing assignment focused on the use of data to support the theory of plate tectonics. They access data using the "Our Dynamic Planet" CDROM, capture images of the data plots, and incorporate them into their writing. T
Wegener and Plate Tectonics: A Hands-On LessonLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Pupils are introduced to and experiment with the basic concepts of plate tectonic theory as well as assess the history of the theory of plate tectonics. They explain and illustrate the basic concepts through diagrams and models of Pangaea.
Island Rotation: Lesson Plan 1Lesson Planet
4th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How do scientists provide evidence to support the theories they put forth? What clues do they put together to create these theories? After watching West of the West's documentary Island Rotation class members engage in a series of...