A study of volcanoes. Help your students in 3rd grade, 4th grade and 5th grade understand the meaning of some commonly used words like magma, pyroclastic flows, lava, ash cloud, active, dormant and extinct and the Ring of Fire. Your students can create an informative 12 page booklet about volcanoes. The non-fiction text is easy to assemble using only 3 back to back sheets (to save paper). Each page contains activities for them to do including labeling a diagram, writing definitions, discussing the eruption of Mount St. Helens.
To visually assist your students color posters of active and extinct volcanoes is included in the pack.