South Jordan Students Experience "Earthquake"

South Jordan Students Experience "Earthquake"

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(KSL News) -- South Jordan Middle School students are all shook up when they get a real-life disaster lesson.

9th graders hopped in the "quake cottage" to feel what it's like to be in an earthquake.

South Jordan Students Experience "Earthquake"

The machine simulates the three-dimensional thrusting movement of an earthquake.

This one is a doozy, registering a seven-point-oh.

The experience promotes earthquake safety and is in-line with what the students are currently learning about plate tectonics.

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