In this two, 45 minute parts lesson, simulate the movements caused by different earthquakes through the construction and testing of a shake table. To connect this build to the real-world, students will hypothesize if their shake table tower could survive a natural hazard in the context of a specific geographical location.
When students go through this lesson in each section, the objectives they will learn are:
Part 1 (45 minutes)
Part 2 (45 minutes)
When starting Earthquake Simulator, you will be able to: