Tracking Current "Earth" Events

Eighth graders utilize Internet research skills, and practice their communication skills by presenting their research to the clas. They actively consider the types of hazards for humans associated with Natural Disaters and ways that these hazards can be mitigated. Students come to see that certain types of "Earth" events (earthquakes and volcanic eruptions) tend to occur in specific regions because they are related to tectonic forces.

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Grade
8th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
21 days
Instructional Strategies
Research
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