Plate Tectonic Puzzle

Teaching the plate tectonics with a puzzle to 3-12 graders

Ross Stein and Chuck Wicks have designed a puzzle to help teachers and students visualize where and how fast the tectonic plates are moving.

Ross Stein with sample image of the puzzle
  • How to teach with the puzzle for grade 3-12 (40kb - PDF).
  • Download the letter-size puzzle here (PDF - 0.3 Mb)
  • Download the poster (A0) size puzzle here (JPG - 5.9 Mb)
  • Pictures from the class 1 2 3

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