Forces Of Nature Teaching Theme Puzzle Series: Tsunami Theme
Tsunami Worksheets Tsunami Teaching Theme

Tsunami Lesson Plans

  • Geographic Space - Students will identify natural, social and economic components that are included in a geographical space.
  1. Let's Make Waves- Children use wind to create waves and marbles to model energy moving through water.
  2. Monster Waves- Students construct a tabletop village to visualize the relative height and effects of tsunamis.
  3. Waves of Destruction: Tsunamis- This web site is a companion piece to the PBS series on the Savage Earth but it can stand alone as well. Included is information on how tsunamis are formed and what makes them dangerous. There are also explanatory pictures and animation.