Students will take notes (on handout) as Benson explains basic concepts related to volcanism. Attention honors students: MESPOWs this week are #6 and #80.
We will review the different types of volcanic activity and then students will be given time to start the assignment (WS: Intro to Volcanism). Attention honors students: Benson will also explain the "science circus project" to you. A handout for the project is available HERE.
Students will do a lab - "What happened at Lake Nyos?"
We will watch a video - "Mystery of the Meagavolcano". If you were gone, be sure to watch it HERE.
Benson will explain various hazards associated with volcanoes as students take notes.
Question(s) of the week: What are the three basic types of volcanic activity? Provide an example of each.
|Interactive: Three Types of Volcanism|
|What happened at Lake Nyos?|