Lesson Plan

Creating a volcanic eruption

Students will be able to use scientific inquiry to observe how lava flows by creating a model volcano.
Vicky W.
Physical ED, Music, Health
P.S. 167 the Parkway
Brooklyn, NY
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Activity: Conversing

Ask students if they have ever seen a volcano before? Whether it was on television or in books that they have read before. Elicit responses from students. Ask, what happens when a volcano erupts? What do you think causes a volcano to erupt?