Snippet Lesson Plan
Introduction to Volcanoes and Tectonic Plates (Subject: Science & Technology — Earth Science & Vulcanology; Ages: 10 – 13: Middle School Level; Length: Film Clip: Approximately 20 minutes of the film in three segments. Lesson: two 45 – 55 minute class periods. Homework: a research assignment between the two class periods.
The suggested age range appears in brackets at the end of each entry. Topics relating to Social and Emotional Learning
appear after the term “SEL”. “Moral-Ethical Emphasis” is a reference to Character Counts’ Six Pillars of Character.