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Practice reading contour maps with a REAL LIFE volcano example!
Supports: NGSS Earth Science MS-ESS3-2 and MS-ESS2-2.
In this activity, students are given a topographic map of Mt. St. Helens BEFORE and AFTER it erupted. Students analyze the maps for contour intervals, elevation, and how the volcano changed the topography of the mountain.
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