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  • Volcano Type: Composite/Strato...
    Arenal Eruptions
    Arenal Eruptions
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    I have actually been to the Arenal Volcano. It is a beautiful site. The volcano erupted sending down a pyroclastic cloud killing several villages in one of the towns close by. It then erupted off and...Read more
    Grades 6-8, High School
  • Volcano Types: Cinder cone: Paricutin
    Paricutin Eruption
    Paricutin Eruption
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    I show this volcano video when discussing cinder cone volcanoes. Paricutin erupted in the 1943 and erupted for 9 years afterward. It occurred on fairly flat land in a farmer's cornfield. This video...Read more
    Grades 6-8, High School
  • Volcano Eruption Style: Surtseyan
    Surtseyan Eruption Style
    Surtseyan Eruption Style
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    This volcanic eruption style is called Surtseyan, named after the island of Surtsey. Surtseyan volcanoes erupt below the surface of water.Read more
    K-2, Grade 3-5, Grades 6-8, High School
  • Lava Dome Eruption Style
    Lava Dome Eruption
    Lava Dome Eruption
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    I show this volcanic eruption when trying to discuss the different types of eruptions. This one is called a lava dome eruption. Lava Dome eruptions stay pretty close to the vent and are very thick...Read more
    K-2, Grade 3-5, Grades 6-8, High School
  • Volcano Eruption Style: Vulcanian
    Vulcanian Eruption Style
    Vulcanian Eruption Style
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    I show this volcanic eruption when trying to discuss the different types of eruptions. This one is called a vulcanian eruption.Read more
    K-2, Grade 3-5, Grades 6-8, High School
  • Volcanic Eruption Type: Strombolean
    Strombolian Eruption
    Strombolian Eruption
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    I show this volcanic eruption when trying to discuss the different types of eruptions. This one is called a strombolian eruption.Read more
    Grades 6-8, High School
  • Hawaiian Volcano Eruption
    Pahoehoe and Aa
    Pahoehoe and Aa
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    I show this video when discussing the different types of volcanic eruptions. This volcanic eruption style is a Hawaiian style. The lava does a great job demonstrating Pahoehoe and Aa lava types.Read more
    K-2, Grade 3-5, Grades 6-8, High School
  • Volcanic Eruption Video
    Japan Volcanic Eruption
    Japan Volcanic Eruption
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    This video shows a recent eruption that occurred in Japan. I like showing this volcano video because it shows the eruption at night where you can see the lava bombs break open when they hit the...Read more
    K-2, Grade 3-5, Grades 6-8, High School
  • Supervolcano Full Length Yellowstone...
    Yellowstone Super Volcano
    Yellowstone Super Volcano
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    I show this volcano movie discussing and teaching about Yellowstone past eruptive periods. This video is a fictional docudrama that is very well done. The science for the most part is accurate and...Read more
    Grades 6-8, High School

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