Play-Doh model of a geologic map
Provenance: Carol Ormand Ph.D., Carleton College
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Students analyze a geologic map of an angular unconformity that truncates a pair of dikes, with some topography. When students have deciphered the map and constructed a cross-section, I show them a Play-Doh model of the geology and ask them to compare it to their mental model of the area.
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- Life Science
- Measurement and Data
- Material Type:
- Science Education Resource Center (SERC) at Carleton College
- Provider Set:
- Teach the Earth
- Basil Tikoff, University of Wisconsin-Madison Naomi Barshi, University of Wisconsin-Madison Carol Ormand, SERC, Carleton College
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