VOLCANOES- SO HOT THEY'RE COOL!

http://volcano.und.nodak.edu/vwdocs/volc_images/north_asia/sakura.html

 

Abstract:
In this meteorology and volcanology activity, the learner will be looking for the effect of eruptions on global temperature to see if there is a pattern.
 
Outcome:
The activities in this investigation will engage the learner to look at data to see if there is a pattern and then use that pattern to understand the relationship between volcanoes and climate.
 
Students will be able to:
 
 
Suggested Grade Level & Duration:
Grades 5-8; 1 to 2 fifty-minute periods.
 
Materials:
Internet- capable computer, Netscape browser, student handout, color pencils.

 

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