KS3 Geography: Plate Tectonics, Volcanoes and Earthquakes
A series of Powerpoint lessons and activites on Plate Tectonics including: the structure of the Earth; Shield and Composite volcanoes, A case study of Montserrat; how earthquakes occur and investigating the effects of the 2004 Boxing Day Tsunami in the Indian Ocean. Students will find out how the magnitude of an earthquake is measured using the Richter scale. Students will discover how homes can made safer in earthquake zones.

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  • 1.-Structure-of-the-Earth.pptx
  • 2.-Plate-Tectonics.pptx
  • 3.-Volcanoes.pptx
  • 4.-Montserrat.pptx
  • 5.-Earthquakes.pptx
  • 6.-Tsunami.pptx
  • 7.-Earthquake-Safe-Building.pptx

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Created: Aug 24, 2015

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pptx, 521 KB

1.-Structure-of-the-Earth

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pptx, 2 MB

2.-Plate-Tectonics

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pptx, 631 KB

3.-Volcanoes

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