A colorful, image saturated organizer for plate boundaries in relation to plate tectonics.
Simple and Effective!
Divergent, convergent (collision, ocean-continent subduction, ocean-ocean), and transform boundaries are differentiated by direction of movement, actual Earth example, and specific landform and/or oceanic features.
Features addressed are:
Shallow and Deep Earthquakes
Oceanic Mountain Ridges
Volcanic Island Arcs
Deep Ocean Trenches
Fault Block Mountains
Very special cut and paste, Smartboard, or Velcro and laminate activity that challenges many types of learners. Instructor decides the difficulty!
This works well for any level but is GREAT for special education students or college prep learners that need an alternative assessment and may not be great at traditional labs.
Also, perfect for homeschooling!
WIDE RANGE OF ABILITY LEVELS!
This has been used as a pre-class, lab/activity, study guide, review, and assessment. This is an effective teaching tool one on one, in small groups, and as a class when using a Smart Board/Promethean Board/Projection.
A guaranteed hit all around!
A great addition to your geologic teaching library.
Within the classroom, this activity has been consistently very successful and acclaimed by students in grades 3rd – 9th within multiple types of schools - public, private, and charter.
Answer key provided.
Great feedback from students, parents, teachers, and administrators.
Perfect pairing with other geology activities in our TPT store.
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*Activity designed, completed, and submitted at private residence/educational resource center*
Geo Leo and Meteo Mike
“The Tar Heel Tandem”
“Southern Science Specialists”