Science & Nature
Edible Science: Plate Tectonics, Earthquakes and Volcanoes
In this 3-day camp, students will learn about plate tectonics, earthquakes and volcanoes through discussions and experiments with food!
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3x per week
over 1 week
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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This will be a 3-day camp. On day one, students will learn about plate tectonics. We will be using food to represent the earth and its "plates," to understand how they move and how they effect the earth. On day two, students will learn about earthquakes. We will discuss what connection they have to plate tectonics, the different types, and how they are measured. Once again, we will be using food for this demonstration. On day three, students will learn about volcanoes and their connection to...
**Please note that supplies are optional** - graham crackers (1-3 full size crackers) (or any crackers, but it will taste better with graham crackers) (day 1) - cake frosting (any color) (day 1) - paper plate (day 1) -spoon/knife, to scoop out frosting - 1-3 double-stuffed Oreos (day 2) - 1 (paper) plate (day 2) - 1 LARGE cupcake/muffin (or a large piece of cake) (day 3) - 1 Dixie cup (day 3) - 1 funnel (or 2nd Dixie cup) (day 3) - 1 tsp baking soda (day 3) - 1/4c red Jell-O, made according to instructions JUST before class starts (don't put it in the fridge!) (day 3) - 1 (paper) plate (day 3) - lemon juice (day 3)
1 hour 30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
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113 total reviews
263 completed classes
Hello! My name is Christine and I am a Colorado native. I have two awesome sons, who are 8 and 18. I love to travel, explore, learn and teach about nature! I have been to all 50 US states, and I can't wait to finally get to see the rest of the...