Take the Pulse of Your Classroom

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Students discuss seismic waves. In this science instructional activity, students investigate the acceleration of the floor in the classroom similar to a seismograph. Students observe a three-component seismogram from an earthquake and determine what it states. Finally, students simulate their classroom to resemble earthquakes by using SeisMac on the computer.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 9th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning