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CA Model School Library Standard

1.1 Recognize the need for information

b. Determine and use appropriate pre search strategies (e.g., brainstorming,

recall of prior knowledge)

a. Identify related keywords, terms, and synonyms for the research topic and

information need

1.2 Formulate appropriate questions

b. Demonstrate ability to create effective keyword searching in print and online

by identifying appropriate keywords

Content Standard

6thGrade Science:

  1. Plate tectonics accounts for important features of Earth's surface and major geologic events. As a basis for understanding this concept:
  1. Students know that earthquakes are sudden motions along breaks in the crust called faults and volcanoes and fissures are locations where magma reaches the surface.
  2. Students know major geologic events, such as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, and mountain building, result from plate motions.

ISTE Standard

Creativity and Innovation

Students demonstrate creative thinking, construct knowledge, and develop innovative products and processes using technology.



a.  apply existing knowledge to generate new ideas, products, or processes.

b.  create original works as a means of personal or group expression.

c.   use models and simulations to explore complex systems and issues.









What can we learn about volcanoes from using a world map?

Mrs. Momjian, 6th Grade Science, Volcanoes with Ms. Lai Teacher Librarian

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