Principal Types of Volcanoes

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Link to Resource: https://pubs.usgs.gov/gip/volc/types.html
Resource Type:Curricula and Instruction; Curriculum Materials
Grade Level:
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Language:English
Organization:United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Summary:Geologists generally group volcanoes into four main kinds--cinder cones, composite volcanoes, shield volcanoes, and lava domes. Read a more detailed description of the main types of volcanoes. Text includes pictures for each example (but are all in black and white).
Earth Science Big Ideas:Big Idea 1
NGSS Discplinary Core Ideas:ESS2.A; ESS2.B; ESS3.B
Subjects: 6-8; 9-12; geology; geoscience; high school; middle school; natural hazards; usgs; volcano
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