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The Volcano Factory

Students explore why the Mariana  Arc is the most volcanically active place on Earth. In this 'Ring of Fire' instructional activity, students create a relief map of the Mariana Arc or a model of a Marianas Island volcano, to scale. They describe the volcanic processes that formed the Mariana Arc.

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Resource Details

5th - 6th
Earth Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
4 days
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
Usage Permissions
Public Domain
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  • Project
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