There are many volcanoes throughout the world. Some are in South America. To find out more, select the links below:
Nevados Ojos del Salado is the world’s highest active volcano. It is located on the Chile/Argentina border, about 20 km south of the road that crosses Argentina-CHile border at Paso de San Francisco.
3. Volcanoes of chile: http://www.chileculture.org/volcanoes-chile/
1. Oregon State University
This site has a table of data on many of the world’s Volcanoes
There’s another table here : http://volcano.oregonstate.edu/oldroot/volcanoes/alpha.html
It’s alphabetical by name. Use Control + F to search for the name of the country you are studying, for example: “Chile”
2. Wikipedia is also a good place TO START. Once you know the name of a volcano in the country you are studying, it will make your search easier. Again, use CONTROL + F to search for the name of the country you are studying.
3. weather kids is a good place to start for a basic introduction.
4. Enchanted is a good place to start as well:
5.. National Geographic has a short 3 min video you can watch at home. You can watch a Brainpop video at school.
6. Primary homework help has links to other sites:
7. Britannica is an online encyclopedia:
A volcano erupted in Hawaii, U.S.A on November 3rd, 2014:
Here’s a news story for you to read with an adult: http://earthsky.org/earth/state-of-emergency-issued-for-hawaiis-kilauea-volcano