A very brief video that describes the three types of volcanoes. (Good for a quick review.) Note that shield volcano is misspelled as "sheild" in the video.
Learn more about volcanoes, forces of nature that are both a blessing and curse for human civilization.
Students work in groups to learn about the three major types of volcanoes. Includes links to an interactive slide show and virtual field trip.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Types of Volcanoes.
To build and enhance understanding of the relationships between key words and to practice useful skills for designing information architecture using the Card Sort strategy.
To increase reading comprehension, activate prior knowledge, develop collaboration and communication with peers, and determine how key vocabulary words relate to one another using Text Scan.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Students will look at live webcams of volcanoes around the world, picking a few to research in further depth.
Paricutin is a cinder cone that was born in and erupted for 9 years in Mexico.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Types of Volcanoes. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Types of Volcanoes.