CC Standards: Include both reading and writing standard.
Reading Standard: Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
7. Integrate information presented in different media or formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively) as well as in words to develop a coherent understanding of a topic or issue.
Writing Standards: Text Types & Purposes
b. Support claim(s) with clear reasons and relevant evidence, using credible sources and demonstrating an
understanding of the topic or text.
Lesson grade level: 6
Let's explore Volcanoes!
Volcanoes: Think about what you know about volcanoes. List as many ideas as you can about volcanoes.
Magma: partially melted rock inside Earth.
Lava: melted rock that flows from a volcano.
Tectonic plate: a giant piece of Earth's crust and mantle.
We are going to look more at volcanoes: Please click on the following links to learn more about volcanoes.
Let's Think: Big Question
How often do volcanoes erupt?