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UDL Earthquakes

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This is a lesson that includes an earthquake simulator.  The point of the lesson is to have students understand that certain materials will liquify at a certain magnitude. 
Material Type: Development Tool
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: March 03, 2011
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 07, 2011
Submitter: Jesse Loznak


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Primary Audience: Grade School, Middle School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Language: English
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Avatar for Sharlene Kroneck
3 years ago

Sharlene Kroneck (Teacher (K-12))

I thought it was a great lesson for your students. The hands experiences by using the earthquake machine and toy car to provide evidence on how different materials will perform. The different options on how the student can present the learned material are also a good idea.

Avatar for Tom Gunnells
3 years ago

Tom Gunnells (Teacher (K-12))

I like the fact that the lesson is diverse, it includes multiple learning strategies. I like that technology is being used in the lesson. Maybe you could add resources to a class website or on a wiki. There seems to be a lot of media that could be available for students outside of the classroom.

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