Rock Cycle and Rock Types - Two activities to introduce or review information about the types of rocks; Igneous, Sedimentary, and Metamorphic.One focuses on the 3 main types of rocks, and the other is a simplified Rock Cycle Diagram with interpretation questions.Can be a teacher led activity or individual work time, or center activity.
Learn about the three main types of volcanoes - Sheild, Strato and Cinder Cones. Click here to read our article on about these volcanoes and the rocks that they form: http://www.minimegeology.com/blog/2010/03/24/igneous-rocks-are-made-from-volcanoes/
Looking for a way for your students to visit a volcano? To experience an earthquake? To compare the different types of plate movement? Take them on a virtual field trip in the comfort of your computer lab! Check these printable, no prep activities at my TpT site!
Students will enjoy learning about volcanoes with this 26 slide animated PowerPoint. Informative text on volcano types and shapes, how and what is an eruption, how eruptions are measured, the difference between lava and magma, fun facts, famous volcanoes and more. 2016 HappyEdugator.
Engage your students creativity with this hands-on project that encourages them to learn about volcanoes. They will research three types of volcanoes and create a circle book that highlights what they learned. The ready-to-color illustrations feature cutaways of a Cinder Cone, a Composite Cone, and a Shield Volcano, complete with keys.