OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Lesson #9 Goals, Objectives, and Materials

Goals, Objectives and Materials
For Lesson #9
"Hot Spot Volcanoes-Hawaii and Yellowstone"

 

Goals:

To familiarize students with the vocabulary and  
processes involved in understanding hot spot 
volcanism.

Objectives: 

The students will:

  1. become familiar with the processes of plate  
    movement that causes hot spot volcanoes to 
    form;
  2. become familiar with the processes that 
    cause mantle plumes to form and rise.


Materials: 

  1. One "Content Center Lesson" for each student

  2. Hands-On Lesson Plan Sheet

  3. Cooking Oil
  4. Squeeze Bottle (Example: dish soap bottle)
  5. Large Clear Plastic Container
  6. Water
  7. Red Food Coloring