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Volcanoes and Your Community

Students are challenged to develop a screenplay or story, set within the community, which would help audiences understand volcanoes, volcanic hazards, and how volcanoes fit into the Earth system.

 

 

STUDENTS WILL...

  • Understand how and why volcanoes are part of Earth systems.
  • Participate in scientific inquiry and construct logical conclusions based on evidence.
  • Recognize the hazards and benefits of volcanic activity.
  • Appreciate the value of Earth science information in saving lives and preventing or reducing damage to communities.

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Last updated: May 11, 2010


This project is supported, in part, by the National Science Foundation and the AGI Foundation. Opinions expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the Foundation.



 


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