Whole Lotta' Lava: Creating Volcanology Reports Modeled After Meteorological News Segments

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In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students learn about the most recent research in the field of volcanology. They then synthesize their knowledge by creating and presenting reports about currently active volcanoes around the world.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: Science, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science, Career & Technical Ed, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, Earth & Space Science, Reading Comprehension, Geography

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Cooperative Learning; Discussions; Hands-on Learning