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Parts of a Volcano, River, Mountain and Glacier 3-Part Cards

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Montessori believed the best way to teach these concepts was to use the real things with a model or photographs to look as real as possible. This series is unique in that the illustrations are actual beautiful, full color photographs of the real object. Each set includes photograph cards, text cards, labels and control cards. Over 150 cards are included in this series including: Parts of a River, Parts of a Mountain, Parts of a Glacier and Parts of a Volcano. The following terms are included in the glacier set: glacier, mouth, cirque, crevasse, moraine, tongue, erratic and serac. The following terms are included in the river set: river, cataract, confluence, source, bed, bank, channel, course, mouth, tributary and rapids. The following terms are included in the volcano set: volcano, cone, crater, magma basin, pumice, volcanic ash, eruption, conduit or vent, secondary conduit and secondary cone. The following terms are included in the mountain set: peak, summit, slope, face, base, crest, pass, block mountain, volcanic mountain and a fold mountain.

The 3-Part Cards with Definitions includes photographs, labels, definition text cards, and control cards. There is also the option to just purchase the 3-Part Cards (with no definitions) and includes just the photographs and labels.


  • printed on quality 100% post consumer recycled white card stock ready for you to trim and laminate yourself
  • or laminated (5-7mil), trimmed and ready for immediate use.