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Earthquake City!

Students construct small cities made of sugar cubes, bullion cubes, and gelatin cubes. They experiment with the cubes in order to determine which materials hold up the best against a simulated earthquake. Students explain how earthquake magnitude is measured.

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Resource Details

Grade
5th - 6th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
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