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Volcanoes!
This webquest provides a information and links explaining the different types of volcanoes, lava flow, volcano locations, and volcano damage. There are links for students to research their own questions and a vocabulary list. A teacher page contains associated lesson plan criteria. There are links to building volcano models, virtual volcano field trips, and a volcano quiz.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Intermediate (3-5)
  • Middle (6-8)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Computer activity
    • Lesson plan
  • Visual:
    • Photograph
  • Text:
    • Glossary
Subject:
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geology
  • Natural hazards
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2002 University of Maryland College Park, College of Education, Department of Curriculum and Instruction.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-003-227
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contributor: Allison Deily
University of Maryland at College Park

Contributor: Karen Dunner
University of Maryland at College Park

Contributor: Leanne Euler
No institutional affiliation

Contributor: Sudy Namazi
No institutional affiliation

Contributor: Lori Rolston
Ecole Whitehorse Elementary School

Publisher: University of Maryland College Park, College of Education, Department of Curriculum and Instruction
http://www.education.umd.edu/Depts/EDCI/index.html