Earthquakes: San Francisco Earthquake of 1906

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The 1906 earthquake of San Francisco is famous for destroying the city. It was also the first natural disaster to be photographed and the first earthquake to be studied using the scientific method. This packet includes quality document camera-ready images and notes that will enable you to present a professional, targeted 15-20 minute teaching presentation on this famous earthquake. This resource also includes links to a video documentary on this earthquake which will inspire your students as they write a letter home following the earthquake. The grading rubric for this writing activity is included.

If students finish early, they can complete the graphic “Shake it up’ worksheet that this packet provides. Have some corny fun with your students with the earthquake and volcano riddles that are included!

This resource also provides the student sheet for a bar graph that plots the most powerful earthquakes ever in the United States. Graph paper is included.

Click to Explore other Earthquake Topics
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2. Density of Core and Crust Measure the Density of the Core and Crust
3. Tectonic Plates Tectonic Plates
4. Seafloor Spreading Seafloor Spreading Model
5. Earthquakes and the Richter Scale Earthquakes and the Richter Scale
6. Seismic Waves Seismic Waves
7. The 1906 San Francisco Earthquake
8. The Jello Earthquake The Great Jello Earthquake
9. P and S waves The Speed of P and S waves
10. Finding the Epicenter Finding the Epicenter
11. The Metallic Core of the Earth The Metallic Core of the Earth
12. Tsunamis Tsunamis

And then there is all of the above in one fabulous lesson plan bundle! Take advantage of this BUNDLE purchase and you will automatically save 20% on this product and each of the other individual earthquake topic products. Bundle of Lesson Plans for Earthquakes

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Earthquakes: San Francisco Earthquake of 1906
Earthquakes: San Francisco Earthquake of 1906
Earthquakes: San Francisco Earthquake of 1906
Earthquakes: San Francisco Earthquake of 1906