Fire and Ice

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Link to Resource: https://www.nps.gov/mora/learn/education/classrooms/fire-and-ice.htm
Resource Type:Classroom Activities; Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level:
6 7 8 9 10
Language:English
Organization:National Park Service (NPS)
Summary:"Students use ice cream glaciers and hot wax lava flows to simulate the interactions of glaciers and lava flows. This lesson plan is part of the """"Living with a Volcano in Your Backyard"""" curriculum, created through a partnership between Mount Rainier National Park and the US Geological Survey Cascades Volcano Observatory."
Earth Science Big Ideas:Big Idea 1; Big Idea 3
NGSS Discplinary Core Ideas:ESS2.A
NGSS Performance Expectations:HS-ESS2-1; HS-ESS2-2; MS-ESS2-1; MS-ESS2-2
NGSS Science and Engineering Practices:Analyzing and interpreting data; Constructing explanations (for science) and designing solutions (for engineering); Developing and using models
NGSS Crosscutting Concepts:Scale, proportion, and quantity; Stability and change
Subjects: 6-8; 9-12; earth; earth science; erosion; geoscience; glacier; high school; ice; middle school; national parks; nps; volcano
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