Plate Tectonics

Thirteen questions and a diagram make up this tectonic plates activity. Scholars answer questions using short answers and identify the three plate boundary types; convergent, divergent, and transform.    

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Instructional Ideas

  • Divide your class into pairs or small groups and assign them a specific amount of questions. Invite each group to share their answers, and as a class, discuss their findings to reinforce comprehension
  • Create a word bank and display it for learners to reference while completeing this worksheet 


Classroom Considerations

  • Scholars will need access to a textbook or other research tools to answer questions 
  • Copies are required 

  • Questions are written clearly for easy understanding  

  • There is minimal space to write answers to each question, which makes writing difficult to read for writers with large or sloppy print