A versatile lesson to introduce types of volcanoes and their eruptions!
RESEARCH—Use the 30 Volcano Activity Card Outside Covers with the Inside Cover copied on the backside of each. Cut apart half-sheets and fold to fill in volcano information. Divide up cards between students or assign sets for groups of students. Present information.
CLASSIFY & SORT— Use before, during and after researching information for trading cards. Distributing sets individually or in small groups to cut apart, students sort Volcano Image Cards by both status and then by category type. Students can sort and note similarities in shape and size by eruption types.
Activity Pages include:
-- Volcano View Newsletter — 2 Pages of Background information on volcano eruptions and types
--Volcano Category/Type Signs
--Volcano Status Signs
--Volcano Classify & Sort Answer Pages
--30 Volcano Image Cards
--Volcano Activity Card Inside Cover Template—Copy opposite of each Outside Cover
--Volcano Activity Trading Card Outside Covers with Images
--Volcano Activity Blank Trading Card Outside Cover - add your own volcanoes to research
*Revised to correct a spelling error, and to aesthetically change a few pages!
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