Describes convergent plate boundaries where two continental plates come together.
Continent-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries Interactive
Students explore plate boundaries using food and an online simulation.
Quiz on Continent-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Continent-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries.
To distinguish between general academic words and words that are specific to science using Academic vs. Content Vocabulary.
To organize information and provide a visual representation and summary that identifies the differences and similarities between two topics using a Venn Diagram.
To emphasize students’ understanding of key words and practice applying the definitions of the vocabulary words to examples and drawings using the Frayer Model.
To organize ideas, increase comprehension, synthesize learning, demonstrate understanding of key concepts, and reinforce vocabulary using a Quickwrite.
Understand how seismologists use seismic waves to image Earth's structure.
Gives a modern understanding of plate tectonics to add to the more classical one.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries, Ocean-Ocean Convergent Plate Boundaries, and Continent-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
Animation and related material on how the Indian subcontinent collided with Asia.