Geology Crossword Puzzle

Geology Crossword Puzzle
Geology Crossword Puzzle
Geology Crossword Puzzle
Geology Crossword Puzzle
Geology Crossword Puzzle
Geology Crossword Puzzle
Geology Crossword Puzzle
Geology Crossword Puzzle
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This is a geology topics crossword with 35 clues that is one very small portion of my Geology Topics Unit. Samples to portions of my Geology Topics Unit are provided. Please view the questions and answers below. This is a word document.

Geology Topics Unit on TpT
Geology Topics Unit
Geology Topics Unit in Spanish

Also included are hundreds of unit PowerPoint slides, bundled homework, lesson notes, and much more.

The Geology Topics Unit includes...
Geology Topics Unit Bundled Homework, Lesson Notes, Answer Key and more.
Continental Drift, Plate Tectonics, Earth's Core, Plate Boundaries Lesson (600 Slides) HW, notes and more
Continental Drift, Plate Tectonics, Earth's Core, Plate Boundaries PowerPoint Review Game with Answers (FREE)
Volcanoes, Lava, Magma, Build a Volcano Lesson (540 Slides) HW, notes, and much more
Volcanoes Lesson PowerPoint Review Game with Answers (FREE)
Earthquakes, Faults, Folds, Seismograph, Richter Scale, Tsunami Lesson (600 Slides) HW, Notes, and more
Earthquakes Lesson PowerPoint Review Game with Answer Key (FREE)
Minerals, Properties of Minerals Lesson (650 Slides) HW, Notes and more.
Minerals Lesson PowerPoint Review Game with Answer Key (FREE)
Rock Cycle, Rocks, Igneous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic Rocks Lesson (800 Slides) HW, Flashcard Set, Notes, and much more.
Rocks and Minerals Flash Card Set (FREE)
Rocks and the Rock Cycle Lesson PowerPoint Review Game with Answer Key
Geology Topics Unit Crossword Puzzle with Solution (FREE)
Earth System History, Timeline of the Earth Lesson (850 Slides) HW, Notes, and more

Entire Curriculum I offer on TpT...
Entire 4 Year Curriculum, 20 Full Units, (50,000 Slides) HW, Notes, and much more

Archipelago, Caldera, Continental, ContinentalDrift, ConvergentBoundary, Crust, DivergentBoundary, Earthquake, Epicenter, Fault, Felsic, Fold, Gondwanaland, Hardness, HotSpot, Igneous, InnerCore, Lahar, Laurasia, Mafic, Mantle, Metamorphic, Mineral, Ocean, OuterCore, Pahoehoe, Pangea, PlateTectonics, Richter Scale, Rock, Sedimentary, Seismograph, Transform Fault, Tsunami, Volcano

Across Questions:
1 - Boundary when two plates move apart from each other
5 - Made of Solid Iron and Nickel
8 - A mega continent before Pangea.
9 - Between Crust and Outer Core
11 - How easily a mineral can be scratched
12 - Natural inorganic (non-living) solids that join together (crystals) to make unique compositions.
14 - An opening in the Earth's crust through which molten magma and gases erupt
15 - Another mega continent before Pangea.
20 - The point on the Earth's surface that is directly above the hypocenter or focus
23 - A flow of volcanic ash and water
25 - The Super Continent
26 - Outer layer of the Earth
27 - Break / crack where movement occurs
29 - Large crater caused by the violent explosion of a volcano that collapses into a depression.
31 - Made of Liquid Iron and Nickel
32 - Type of Crust made of mostly Basalt
33 - Where two plates are sliding horizontally past one another.
34 - The gradual movement of the continents across the Earth.
35 - Boundary when one plates collides and is forced under the other.

Down Questions
2 - Type of lava high in silicates (Explosive!)
3 - Rock that changed forms due to extreme temperature and pressure.
4 - Limestone is an example of this type of rock.
6 - Type of Crust made of mostly Granites
7 - Collision of crust bends rock layers
10 - Name for Basaltic lava (Flows Easily)
13 - An instrument used to measure the shaking caused by an earthquake.
16 - Shaking of the Earth's crust from a sudden release of energy.
17 - The Earth's crust and upper mantle are broken into sections called plates. These plates float on the mantle like rafts (moving very slowly).
18 - A group of volcanic islands formed from ocean crust convergence.
19 - Scale for measuring earthquake magnitude.
21 - Type of rock when molten Earth is cooled.
22 - Mass or grouping of minerals.
24 - A location above an upwelling of magma from the mantle.
28 - An ocean wave generated by a submarine earthquake, volcano or landslide
30 - Type of lava high in basalts (Flows)

Please visit my other posting on TpT called the Geology Topics Unit which includes this crossword, 6,000+ slide PowerPoint roadmap, 14 page bundled homework, 10 page modified assessment, detailed answer keys, and 12 pages of unit notes for students who may require assistance that chronologically follow the PowerPoint slideshow. The answer keys and unit notes are great for support professionals. This larger file also includes two PowerPoint review games (110+ slides with Answers), 13 .flv videos, lab handouts, activity sheets, rubrics, materials list, templates, guides, and much more. Also included is a 190 slide first day of school PowerPoint presentation., materials list, unit guide, advice sheet, classroom license, and much more.

Areas of Focus within The Geology Topics Unit:
Plate Tectonics, Evidence for Plate Tectonics, Pangea, Energy Waves, Layers of the Earth, Heat Transfer, Types of Crust, Plate Boundaries, Hot Spots, Volcanoes, Positives and Negatives of Volcanoes, Types of Volcanoes, Parts of a Volcano, Magma, Types of Lava, Viscosity, Earthquakes, Faults, Folds, Seismograph, Richter Scale, Seismograph, Tsunami's, Rocks, Minerals, Crystals, Uses of Minerals, Types of Crystals, Physical Properties of Minerals, Rock Cycle, Common Igneous Rocks, Common Sedimentary Rocks, Common Metamorphic Rocks.

I also sell all 20 Middle-Level Science Units as a digital hardgood on TpT. This includes all 20 units (50,000 slides), in Life, Earth, and Physical Science for students in grades 5-10, This also includes 275 pages of bundled homework / assessment that chronologically follows each unit, 175 pages of modified assessments, 325 pages of answer keys, 260 pages of unit notes, 37 PowerPoint review games (5000+ slides), hundreds of lab activities with questions and answers, hundreds of project ideas, 315 videos, hundreds of pages of handouts, First Day PowerPoint, Guidebook, and Four Year Curriculum Guide and Classroom license.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact me. Thanks again and best wishes.

Ryan Murphy M.Ed

Below are the links to the 20 units of study that I offer on TpT for individual purchase. All of these are included in the curriculum purchase.

Physical Science Units
Science Skills Unit
Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit
Matter, Energy, and the Environment Unit
Atoms and Periodic Table of the Elements Unit

Physical Science Curriculum
Physical Science Bundle Package (4 Units)

Life Science Units
Human Body System and Health Topics Unit
Cellular Biology Unit
Infectious Diseases Unit
DNA and Genetics Unit, Cell Division
Taxonomy and Classification Unit
Evolution and Natural Selection, Change Topics Unit
Botany Unit
Ecology Feeding Levels Unit
Ecology Interactions Unit
Ecology Abiotic Factors Unit

Life Science Curriculum
Life Science Bundle Package (10 Units)

Earth Science Units
Weathering, Soil Science, Soil Conservation, Ice Ages, Glaciers Unit
Astronomy Topics Unit
Geology Topics Unit
Weather and Climate Unit

Earth Science Curriculum Bundle
Earth Science Curriculum (6 Units)

Water, Water Quality, Rivers, Lakes, and Fish Units
Water on Earth, Properties of Water, Water Pollution Unit
Rivers, Lakes, and Water Quality Unit (Salmon, Fish, and more)

Below is a link to view this curriculum in greater detail. You will find a PowerPoint tour, how a unit works guide, curriculum possibilities, standards, and many free samples.
Curriculum Tour

Entire Curriculum I offer on TpT...
Entire 4 Year Curriculum, 20 Full Units, (50,000 Slides) HW, Notes, and much more

Best wishes,

Science from LLC

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