April 2020

The Volcano That Stopped Summer

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The Volcano That Stopped Summer

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Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will examine how a historic volcanic eruption changed weather patterns around the world.


Science and Social Studies Focus:

weather and its effects on daily life


ELA Skills:

key details, vocabulary, writing


Page 4 Skill:

map skills



volcano, erupted, lava, crops



RI.2.1, RI.2.4, RI.2.10, W.2.3, SL.2.3