Covers convergent plate boundaries where an oceanic plate meets a continental plate.
In this animation, we are showing an ocean/continent convergent boundary. We see the denser thinner oceanic plate diving beneath the continental plate.
Students explore plate boundaries using food and an online simulation.
Quiz on Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries.
To activate prior knowledge, to generate questions about a given topic, and to organize knowledge using a KWL Chart.
Using the March 2011 Japanese tsunami as a case study, students will step through the formation of a tsunami and use a simulator to learn how wind can affect the wavelength and height of a wave.
Students will look for similarities between the Indonesian Islands and the Cascade Mountains , with the goal of being able to identify other locations around the world where convergent boundaries are creating volcanic landforms.
Describes the plate tectonics setting of the 1985 earthquake and why Mexico City was so hard hit.
Illustrated mind map for Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries.
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.
Provides a map and some key concepts on earthquakes at subduction zones.
Informative animation on subduction and convergent plate boundaries.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Ocean-Continent Convergent Plate Boundaries.