Are you searching for an engaging, hands-on lab activity that brings the science of plate tectonics to life? In this Patterns of Crustal Activity Lab, students will actively engage with real-world data, maps, and scientific tools, providing them with a tangible understanding of complex geological concepts.
The purpose of this lab is for students to identify the relationships amongst the specific locations of crustal activities. Students will plot the areas in which earthquakes occur most frequently, the depths at which they happen, and identify other crustal activities that appear related to these zones.
Whether you teach middle or high school students, this lab is adaptable to different grade levels, making it a versatile addition to your curriculum.
An answer key is included as well.
Grade Levels: 8th – 12th
Total Pages: 15
Teaching Duration: 60 Minutes
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