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Changing Crust

In this changing crust activity, students use candy bars, licorice sticks and bubble gum to simulate the 3 types of forces that change the Earth's crust. These include compressional forces, tensional forces and transversal forces. The make observations and write a conclusion about the connection between plate boundaries, forces and faults.

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7th - 9th
Earth Science
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Short Answer
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