Key Concepts: convection currents, mantle, lava, continental drift, plate tectonics, heat, core, earth
This lesson compares the motion of magma in the mantle to the motion of "lava" in a lava lamp. This comic creates a memorable real-life comparison!
This download includes both the color and blackline copies of this comic and may be printed as a large poster.
Also available as part of the full continental drift lesson-