Learning Center Seven: Resources and Extension Activities

  1. United States Search and Rescue Task Force explains tsunamis succinctly:http://www.ussartf.org/tsunamis.htm

  2. The NOVA Web site offers an excellent interactive explanation of the December 26, 2004, tsunami—its creation, force, movement, etcetera:http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/tsunami/anatomy.html

  3. The Water Encyclopedia has an online page about tsunamis:http://www.waterencyclopedia.com/St-Ts/Tsunamis.html

  4. Create your own tsunami in a plastic tub by following the specifications found at this Web site:http://school.discoveryeducation.com/lessonplans/programs/tsunami/