Faults and Earthquakes

Students are introduced to the concept of faults and what occurs during an earthquake. In groups, they discover the relationship between faults and earthquakes. Using a map, they identify locations of ancient fault activity that has caused earthquakes in the past in Texas.

3rd - 5th Science 7 Views 28 Downloads
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