Earth Tectonics Lesson Grades 6-8
- Author : Urie, Pat
This component introduces a key concept in a study of the earth's crust namely, the theory of plate tectonics. The students investigate plate tectonics and the information scientists have gained to support the theory. This lesson includes 2 pages of information cards plus 1 followup activity covering 4 pages and a map of the major tectonic plates of the world.