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The science of earthquakes is both fascinating and complicated, even in this over-simplified version.
from Daily Infographic

The Science of Earthquakes and Fracking [Infographic

The science of earthquakes is both fascinating and complicated, even in this over-simplified version.

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from Teachers Pay Teachers

STEM Activity Challenge Earthquake Resistant Building

STEM Challenge: Build an earthquake resistant house and then try it! Give it some vigorous shaking for 15 seconds! Will it stay upright?

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Don't have much merit for design skyscrapers to withstand earthquakes in FL, but can definitely use some of the same ideas for designing for hurricanes. Building challenge. Lego earthquake-proof building challenge Lego club

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Build their own simple seismograph to measure shaking #STEM - great questions/extensions at the end of the activity

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from Keeping Life Creative

Jello Earthquakes and a Shakin' Quakin' Foundation

Creative Learning | Jello earthquakes and marshmallow-toothpick structures make a fun object lesson when learning about this shaky, quaky Earth we live on.

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from Teachers Pay Teachers

STEM Activity Challenge: Build a Tower with Index Cards

STEM Challenge: Can you build a tower with only ONE supply? Kids will try all kinds of things with this one, including making columns. Their thinking will change a lot as they learn about counter balancing! whatever you do, don't sneeze!

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