This is a wordsearch puzzle that has vocabulary used when studying plate tectonics. The puzzle can be used as a vocabulary review on movement of the plates on the Earth’s crust. The image at the top of the puzzle shows an internal structure of the earth. the image on bottom left shows what happens when an oceanic plate meets a continental plate, the image in the middle shows what happens when a continental plate meets a continental plate, the image on the right shows what happens when and oceanic plate meets and oceanic plate.
The following vocabulary list contains the words used in the puzzle:
Low velocity zone
North American plate
Sea floor spreading
South American plate