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Primary CREST: GNS Volcanoes

A series of activities about Volcanoes New Zealand’s Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences (GNS), providers of earth science research and consultancy.

Click on any of the lesson subjects below to download a PDF of the lesson plan.

 

Lesson plan 1: Volcanoes

Lesson plan 2: Inside the Earth

Lesson plan 3: The crust

Lesson plan 4: Moving plates

Lesson plan 5: Creating and destroying plates

Lesson plan 6: New Zealand's plates

Lesson plan 7: Magma

Lesson plan 8: Eruption products

Lesson plan 9: Making a volcano

Lesson plan 10: New Zealand eruptions

Lesson plan 11: Monitoring volcanoes

Lesson plan 12: Preparing for eruptions

Lesson plan 13: Benefits of volcanoes