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Fifth Grade Earthquake Cakes

Submitted by angie.keisel on Mon, 09/21/2015 - 14:06
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Written by class reporter: Roxie Simpson

Miss Ledingham's class has also been studying earthquakes.  We learned about tectonic plates and how they move and change the earth's surface.  If they move towards each other they form a mountain.  We also learned that when the plates rub against each other buildings can fall.  And if they separate a rift is created in the ground.  After we learned about what causes earthquakes we made cakes that we quaked them in four different ways.  It was very fun!!