||This collection of articles, lessons, and printables will help your students understand tsunamis and the devastating effects they may cause in the world. Study the science of tsunamis with activities about waves. You will also find resources to help children prepare for and respond to disasters. The tsunami that occurred in December 2004 in many parts of Asia and East Africa would be a good example to help your class see how natural disasters can cause wide-scale crisis in a country or region.
Activities & Worksheets
- Investigate Activity: Investigating Currents and Waves
Students make a model of a current and waves, and observe how waves affect the movement of currents. Materials list, advance preparation instructions, lab hints and tips, safety tips, rubric, worksheets, and answer key are provided.
- Feeling Words Chart
A comprehensive chart of feeling words. Lists include anger, hurt, confusion, happiness, sadness, and fear words.
- Natural Disasters – Teacher Resources
Examine the science behind natural disasters with printables, lessons, and references on hurricanes, floods, and tornadoes. Prepare students for severe weather and geological events with safety tips.
- Oceans – Teacher Resources
Browse our resources about oceans to find great lessons and printables for grades K-12. Teach your students about animals, tsunamis, seashore ecology, and much more with these activities!
- Earth Science Teacher Resources
Our earth science printables, lessons, and activities will excite and motivate your students to become more active participants in their world. Teach them about fossils, tsunamis, sediments, and more!