The puzzles are composed of vocabulary and terms related to plate tectonics and continental drift. Includes crossword puzzles (one-sided and two-sided handouts) and a word search.
The crossword puzzle consists of short clues that provide starting points for students to begin investigation.
Keys are included, along with a word list (helpful for students who need extra assistance).
Note: The puzzles were written using the armoredpenguin.com Internet site.
Continental volcanic arc
Deep ocean trench
Mid ocean ridge
Rock types and structures
Transform fault boundary
Volcanic island arc