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  • Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument

    Sunset Crater Volcano Web Quest

    Sunset Crater Volcano Web Quest

    This web-based activity will guide the students through a few of the concepts associated with volcanism and then walk the students through a virtual tour of the monument while helping the students learn about the processes that make this area so unique. Students will conduct an internet based inquiry investigation focusing on understanding what causes volcanoes, what are some volcano hazards, and examples of volcanoes from around the world.

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    Type:
    Lesson Plans
    Grade level:
    Fifth Grade - Twelfth Grade
    Subjects:
    Earth Science, Geology, Science and Technology, Tectonics, Volcanoes, Writing
    National/State Standards:
    Common Core: SL.5.2; RST.6-12.3; RST.6-12.4, W.5.7; WHST.6-12.6. AZ State Science: S1C1, S1C3, S1C4, S1C2 PO1, S2C2 PO4, S6C2 PO5.
  • Walnut Canyon National Monument

    The Bean Lab: Grades 2-5

    The Bean Lab: Grades 2-5

    In "The Bean Lab", students will compare how native food plants grow at three culturally historic places near Flagstaff, Arizona. Students will plant and grow Hopi Black Beans in three different soil types taken from areas near Walnut Canyon National Monument, Wupatki National Monument, and Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument. All materials will be supplied to interested teachers.

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    Average: 5.0 (1 rating)

    Type:
    Lesson Plans
    Grade level:
    Second Grade - Fifth Grade
    Subjects:
    Agriculture, Archaeology, Biology: Plants, Botany, Earth Science, Social Studies
    National/State Standards:
    Common Core: SL.2-5.2, W.2-5.7. AZ State: S1C1 PO3, S2C1 PO3, S1C1 PO2, S2S1C1 PO2, S1C1 PO4, S1C1 PO3, S1C2 PO1b, S1C2 PO2, S2C1 PO4, S1C1 PO5, S1C1 PO4, S2C1 PO5, S3C2 PO1, S1C4 PO3, S3C2 PO1, S4C1, S4C3 PO1, S4C3 PO5, S6C1 PO6, S4C3 PO4