Tsunami: An Interactive Guide That Could Save Your Life

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Link to Resource: http://www.whoi.edu/home/interactive/tsunami/indexEnglish.html
Resource Type:Teaching Media; Videos or Animations
Grade Level:
K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Organization:Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Summary:Tsunamis can neither be prevented nor precisely predicted. But people educated about particular warning signs can save their own lives and the lives of others. Through this interactive web site, you will: learn about tsunamis, gather tips to prepare for and survive a tsunami, understand tsunami-related science research, and find out about historical tsunamis. 
Earth Science Big Ideas:Big Idea 5; Big Idea 8
NGSS Discplinary Core Ideas:ESS2.C; ESS3.B
NGSS Performance Expectations:2-ESS2-3; 3-ESS3-1; 4-ESS3-2; HS-ESS3-1; K-ESS3-2; MS-ESS2-2; MS-ESS3-2
NGSS Science and Engineering Practices:Analyzing and interpreting data; Asking questions (for science) and defining problems (for engineering); Constructing explanations (for science) and designing solutions (for engineering); Engaging in argument from evidence; Obtaining, evaluating, and communicating information
NGSS Crosscutting Concepts:Cause and effect: Mechanism and explanation; Patterns; Scale, proportion, and quantity
Subjects: 6-8; 9-12; elementary school; high school; k-12; k-3; k-4; k-5; k-5 geosource; k-6; k-8; k-9; middle school; natural hazards; oceans; tsunami
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