This short but exciting video illustrates how land masses and mountains were formed by Hawaiian volcanoes.
Explains how basalt lava erupts and cools - sometimes creating beautiful formations such as Giant's Causeway in Northern Ireland and Fingal's Cave in Scotland.
Hands-on lab for students to explore how lava contributes to various forms of topography.
Reviews the types of landforms created by lava and magma.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Volcanic Landforms.
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.
To use context clues to categorize key words according to pre-defined categories using the Signal Words strategy.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Deep and clear Crater Lake sits in a caldera on the top of what was once a composite volcano.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Magma Composition at Volcanoes, Volcanic Landforms, and Hot Springs and Geysers. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Volcanic Landforms.