Layers of the Earth

In our Layers of the Earth lesson plan, students learn about the layers of the Earth and what each is made up of. Students learn to identify the four layers and practice labeling them on a diagram of the cross-section of the Earth.

Our Layers of the Earth lesson plan describes the four main layers of the Earth and identifies some characteristics of each layer. During this lesson, students are asked to solve a crossword puzzle using lesson vocabulary in order to demonstrate their understanding of the lesson vocabulary. Students are also asked to label the four main layers of the Earth and answer questions about the layers of the earth in order to demonstrate their understanding of lesson concepts.

At the end of the lesson, students will be able to identify the four main layers of the Earth and identify some characteristics of each layer.

Common Core State Standards: None.

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subject

Science

grade-level

3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

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    04/23/2019
    Ashley

    Layers of the Earth Lesson Plan

    This was a nice lesson for my students. A helpful supplemental to Layers of the Earth.