Natural Disasters Exploring Plate Tectonics

Students define and describe plate tectonic activities including earthquakes and volcanoes; explore different plate tectonic settings; examine the biodiversity and ecosystems supported by various tectonic settings; and determine the tectonic settings and related ecosystems of the Olympic Coast, Cordell Bank, Gulf of the Farallones, Monterey Bay, and Channel Islands national marine sanctuaries.

6th - 8th Science 21 Views 33 Downloads
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Project-Based Learning
3 hrs

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