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Major forms of extrusive activity – types of volcanoes.

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A page of resources to help students understand Major forms of intrusive and extrusive activity – types of volcanoes.
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Volcano types and explanation - good for background knowledge and gaining more of an understanding
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Geology and landforms of the Isle of Arran

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Some basic information about the geology of the Isle of Arran
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Good on Isle of Arran from the Field Study Centre located there
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Formation of a Rift Valley (East African Rift Valley) using plasticine - YouTube

In this video, I compiled some info and pictures to demonstrate how the East African Rift Valley is formed.
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You can do this with Gateau too!

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Dikes and Sills Formation - YouTube

This Canadian Series was made in 1976 - Understanding the Earth by TV Ontario. This series was part of a extension course at Laurentian, i believe from 1976 ...
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The basics on Dykes and Sills in a SHORT video

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Azeri mud volcanoes - facts & information / VolcanoDiscovery

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Azeri mud volcanoes - facts & information / VolcanoDiscovery/ VolcanoDiscovery
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Some interesting minor extrusive examples

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Deccan Traps | Volcano World

Deccan Traps | Volcano World | Physical impacts on landscapes | Scoop.it
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Some good photos to give you a real sense of the landscape/form

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map of deccan traps - Google Search

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Useful maps on Google images (need to double-ckeck preferred ones for accuracy against source.

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CVO Website - Lava Plateaus and Flood Basalts

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Colombia Flood Basalts (from USGS)

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Intrusive igneous activity

Unit 4: Geographical Research Tectonic Activity and Hazards
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The basics on intrusive igeneous landforms, with short video clips

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Earth Story - Centre Of Earth

Earth Story Episode 4 - Centre Of Earth Earth Story unravels the secrets of our planet and brings it alive. The series took three years to make, cost
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Volcanoes in New Hampshire - Plymouth Portfolio

Volcanoes in New Hampshire - Plymouth Portfolio | Physical impacts on landscapes | Scoop.it
Mahara is an open source ePortfolio and social networking web application.
It provides users with tools to create and maintain a digital portfolio of their learning and social networking features to allow users to interact with each other.
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Some ideas on ring dikes and other landforms (you could google "dike swarm" for further ideas)
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BBC Earth - Mountain formation - Find out how mountains formed

BBC Earth - Mountain formation - Find out how mountains formed | Physical impacts on landscapes | Scoop.it
Watch interesting BBC video clips, presented by expert Iain Stewart, that explain how mountains are formed by Earth's moving tectonic plates.
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Some ideas from the BBC on mountain building with video clips.

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Rocks 2.2

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Some nice basics on the rock cycle and a clear diagram of intrusive igneous activity

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Volcanic Landforms, Volcanoes and Plate Tectonics

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Really clear reliable info on Volcanic landforms

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Deccan Traps

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A good source (Princeton university) which refere to Wikipedia pages, so can assume these are accurate

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CVO Website - Volcanic Rocks

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Click the links for EXTENSION ideas on intrusive/extrusive rocks.  Don't go too deep.

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Hotspots casestudy; the Deccan Traps.

A short(ish) video on the Deccan Traps.
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The Deccan to Music.  Very funky!

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batholith Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about batholith

batholith Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about batholith | Physical impacts on landscapes | Scoop.it
Get information, facts, and pictures about batholith at Encyclopedia.com. Make research projects and school reports about batholith easy with credible articles from our FREE, online encyclopedia and dictionary.
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Extension detail on batholiths

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