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Lava Layering: Making and Mapping a Volcano
In this activity, learners discover how geologists use stratigraphy, the study of layered rock, to understand the sequence of geological events.
Single Serving VolcanismAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners eat a snack and make a model of the plumbing system of a volcano.
Hot Sauce Hot SpotsAdd to list Details
In this activity, learners model hot spot island formation, orientation and progression with condiments.
Tiny Geyser ModelsAdd to list Details
In this activity (located on page 2), learners will construct tiny model geysers out of film canisters, warm water, and antacid seltzer tablets.
In this activity (on pages 11-12 of PDF) learners create models of lava layers that have formed on the moon.
Volcanic Material Catapult InvestigationAdd to list Details
This activity (located on page 3 of the PDF under GPS: Lava Flow Activity) is a full inquiry investigation into the relationship between an object’s mass and the distance it is thrown by a catapult.
This is a highly visual demonstration that illustrates both the effects of density and chemical reactions.
In this game, learners are volcanoes that must complete several steps to erupt. Starting at home plate, learners draw cards until they have enough points to move to first base.