In this activity, students simulate deformational effects on Earth's crust using peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. These common sandwich components are used to model geologic features such as synclines, anticlines, and monoclines, and to demonstrate the effects of stresses and strains.
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Type of resource:
Lesson requires Microsoft Word
Cost / Copyright:
Copyright 2005, Robert M. DeMarco.
DLESE Catalog ID: NYIC-000-000-000-021
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Robert M DeMarco
Arlington High School
Contact: Steve Kluge
No institutional affiliation