This zip file comes with all you need to assign your classroom a volcanoes research project. It includes the following:
- A powerpoint slide with 22 choices for the classroom
- A worksheet for the student with 14 questions and a description of the project
- A rubric to grade the projects
- Worksheet for class to record presentations information
- Instructions for project
Part 1: 1 day
Allow students to choose which project they will research.
Part 2: 3 days (group work)
Than after individual research is complete, all similar planets will get together and come up with a class presentation.
Part 3: 3 days (presentations)
Groups will present their planets to the class. Others who are not presenting must pay attention by completing the chart based on planet information. The chart can then be used on a test to answer questions pertaining to the planets.
For additional lessons on the VOLCANOES UNIT
please click the links below:
Causes of Eruptions
Hot Spots (Hawaii)
Types of Lava
Types of Volcanoes
Parts of a Volcano
Volcanoes Jeopardy Review Game
Volcanoes - Who Wants to Be A Millionaire Review Game