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"Eruption at Mt. Kiluea"

"Eruption at Mt. Kiluea"

Description: Students will view a video of an eruption at Mt. Kiluea, which is located in Hawaii that occurred on July 5th to July 6th, 2007. Students will view concepts previously presented and learned such as magma, lava, crater, magma chamber, etc. Essentially, students would apply knowledge learned pertaining to volcanic eruptions (how and why they occur) while watching this video. After the video, a class discussion will be held to clarify/reinforce science concepts pertaining to volcanic eruptions and discuss students’ observations. After the class discussion, students will respond to question prompts by incorporating observations conducted while watching the video and concepts learned pertaining to volcanoes (in terms of plate tectonics). Type of Task: Student-centered. Students... Show More


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