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In this lesson, students will build a tabletop village and visualize the relative height and impacts of a tsunami. Students discuss: how high the tsunami wave would reach; effects it would have on structures and people; what could be done to prepare. Includes: brief definition of tsunami, causes and need for early warning; suggested writing and reading extensions. Appropriate for early elementary.

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    Education Levels:

    • Grade 1
    • Grade 2
    • Grade 3
    • Grade 4
    • Grade 5
    • Grade 6
    • Grade 7
    • Grade 8
    • Grade 9
    • Grade 10
    • Grade 11
    • Grade 12

    Keywords:

    Informal Education,Oceanography,NSDL,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-106,Middle School,Earth system science,Social Sciences,Elementary School,Vocational/Professional Development Education,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20130508144215556T,General science,Geoscience,Geography

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    English

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