March 2019

Blowing Its Top

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Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will analyze one boy’s experience of a volcanic eruption to discover how volcanoes work.


Next Generation Science Standards:

2-ESS1 Earth’s Systems: Processes That Shape the Earth


Science Focus:

earth science



volcano, Kilauea, lava, ash, vents, magma