This webquest provides a structured format for taking advantage of the numerous online resources for learning about the interior layers of the Earth.
Whether you’re short on time to teach about the layers of the Earth or looking for an introductory or review activity this webquest will cover the basics about the crust, mantle and core.
Webquest includes the following:
• Labeling a diagram of the Earth layers
• Learning about lithospheric (tectonic) plates and the asthenosphere
• Interpreting graphs and maps on crust depth, earthquakes and tectonic plates
• Answering questions about a brief video
The webquest ends with review questions and includes a complete answer key for you.
Links to more Earth Science Products from Generation Science:
The Rock Cycle
Active Volcanoes! In the Ring of Fire
Volcanoes! Of the United States