Monday, May 20, 2013

Te Papa - Earthquakes

While in Wellington we visited Te Papa to learn about earthquakes.  

Earthquakes happen when tectonic plates collide with each other.  We put together a jigsaw that showed the tectonic plates

The Pacific plate is the largest plate

Japan receives the most amount of earthquakes 

Do you know how many earthquakes New Zealand receives a year?

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