100 Facts Volcanoes – Bitesized Facts & Awesome Images to Support KS2 Learning

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100 Facts Volcanoes – Bitesized Facts & Awesome Images to Support KS2 Learning

100 Facts Volcanoes – Bitesized Facts & Awesome Images to Support KS2 Learning

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S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) Volcano Disaster Assistance Program (VDAP) to contribute expertise and equipment in times of crisis. Evacuate immediately if close to the volcano to avoid flying debris, hot gases, ash, lateral blast, and lava flow.

To a normal person, the most common observation of a volcano is of a “pyramidal mountain,” scattering lava and harmful gases from its crater at the summit. Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, one of the most active on Earth, has been erupting continuously for more than 29 years, beginning Jan. Each book is filled with a rich visual display, from jaw-dropping photographs and labelled diagrams to cutaways and detailed illustrations, to reinforce and strengthen a child’s understanding of new or complex ideas.Flip through 100 fascinating facts covering everything from the different types of lava to the most extreme eruptions in history, then test your knowledge with fun quizzes. Twinkl has created a huge range for you to choose from to help children understand how volcanoes are formed, the different types of volcanoes and examples of volcanoes from around the world. It can be difficult to find age-appropriate news that talks about volcanoes in a way that children can understand.

Volcanoes have been a part of our world dating as far back as 1500 BC and are on every continent of our world, including Antarctica. When a volcano erupts it’s not just the burning hot lava that can be destructive, hot rocks, ash and toxic gases can roll down the side at fast as 450 miles per hour. Kilauea erupted 200 years ago, sending speeding lava flows down its peaks and killing more than 400 people, including Hawaiian warriors.Plus, the book includes 100 fun facts for quick and quirky information on all kinds of volcanoes, all around the world—and even some that are out of this world! Each page is packed with activities, projects and mind-blowing facts for a truly engaging experience. In the United States, volcanoes in the Cascade Range and Alaska (Aleutian volcanic chain) are part of the Ring, while Hawaiian volcanoes form over a 'hot spot' near the center of the Ring. One of its most historic eruptions dates back to AD 79 that ruined the Roman cities of Pompeii, Herculaneum, Oplontis, and Stabiae, including several other settlements. Unlike composite volcanoes, shield volcanoes occur at constructive tectonic boundaries, which is where the tectonic plates move away from one another.



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