Students will be able to
- define Earth’s mantle, tectonic plates, and plate boundaries,
- define the terms volcano and volcanologist,
- identify the link between plate boundaries and where many volcanoes occur,
- explain what can happen during a volcanic eruption,
- explain that different volcanoes erupt in different ways,
- explain that some volcanoes erupt frequently, while others are inactive,
- describe short-term and long-term hazards caused by volcanoes.