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how do volcanoes erupt?

this website is great for teaching the concept of volcanoes and the different forces which control volcanic eruptions.


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Indira Landin
Indira Landin (Student)
11 years ago

I found this website to be helpful learning about volcanoes. It has useful information as to why volcanoes occur, different types of volcanoes, what occurs when a volcano errupts, future predictions, and how to reduce its risk. There are also other related resources that are suggested. I also enjoyed the short real life video clips about volcanoes.

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Time spent reviewing site: 30 minutes
Callie Caesar
Callie Caesar (Student)
13 years ago
This is a great website. It has great information, pictures, and vidoes. It also is very easy to read and follow. There is a lot of information that a teacher could pull from this website to make some great lessons/activities.

Technical Remarks:

Pictures could have been larger, and they could have made full use of each page (lots of space left on each page).
Used in course? Yes
Time spent reviewing site: About 40 mintues
gricel perez
gricel perez (Student)
13 years ago
I loved this web site. It gives great information about volcanoe formations and eruptions. It also has weblinks, pictures, and vidoes. THi would be great for visual learners.

Technical Remarks:

Very easy to navigate through.
Time spent reviewing site: I spent about 20 min. reviewing the website