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Where There’s Smoke…

Lesson Plan Overview

Students explain how fundamental relationships between melting and boiling points, solubility, temperature and pressure can help to develop plausible explanations for observed chemical phenomena in the vicinity of subduction volcanoes.

Source NOAA Ocean Explorer
Subjects Chemistry Geology
Grades 9-12

Literacy Principles:

OLP#5: The ocean supports a great diversity of life and ecosystems.OLP#7: The ocean is largely unexplored.

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