3rd Grade Science and Math Lesson: 4 Corners Volcanoes Activity - Section 2: Guided Practice

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  3rd Grade Science and Math Lesson: 4 Corners Volcanoes Activity
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Volcanoes and Elapsed Time in Centuries!

Unit 17: Volcanoes (Data Collection, Graphs, Addition & Subtraction)
Lesson 1 of 6

Objective: SWBAT determine how long ago volcanoes in the Four Corners area of the U.S. were active, using the Smithsonian's Volcano Database.

Big Idea: The advent of the internet has given us phenomenal access to real-world data that we can use to make practicing basic operations more relevant and interesting for our students.

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