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Earthquakes

Earthquakes

This is a KS3 on earthquakes however, it can adapted for a low ability GCSE group. Key facts about the lesson are: 1. The content covered by the lesson are; Plate boundaries that cause earthquakes, the stages of earthquake, responding to an earthquake disaster and identifying the focus/epicentre of an earthquake. 2. Learning resources used in the lesson are; pictures, diagrams, video clips, writing task and peer assessment. 3. Differentiation used in the lesson are: challenge tasks, diagrams (for those who find drawing these difficult). The lesson is planned in detail and all the resources for teaching the lesson are included in the ppt; starter, learning activities with resources, clear outline of learning tasks and a plenary. Just download and teach!
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KS3 - Tectonic Hazards

KS3 - Tectonic Hazards

Four lessons on Tectonic Hazards. Ideal introductory lessons for pupils with no previous knowledge on the subject. Case study: Pakistan Earthquake 2005 All fully resourced with clear learning objectives, key words, starters and plenary's.
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Structure of the Earth

Structure of the Earth

Fully resourced lesson. To know the four different layers of the earth's structure. To understand the difference between oceanic and continental plates.
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Plate Boundaries

Plate Boundaries

Fully resourced information sheets for each boundary and worksheet. Includes plenary quiz. Aim of this lesson is: To understand the tectonic activity associated with four different plate boundaries.
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Pakistan Earthquake 2005

Pakistan Earthquake 2005

Lesson Objective: To investigate the 2005 Pakistan earthquake and find out why it caused so much damage. Low amount of teacher input required. Information sheet featuring causes and effects. Worksheet includes distinguishing between primary/secondary effects and social, economic and environmental. 2 tasks which involve extended writing to encourage deeper thinking.
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Hazardous Earth GCSE

Hazardous Earth GCSE

A complete scheme of work with powerpoints, activities, homework tasks, GCSE questions and mid-term assessment on Hazardous Earth. Created for Edexcel B GCSE 9-1 but can be used for other syllabuses.
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Plate boundaries

Plate boundaries

This is a KS3 lesson on plate boundaries however, it can be easily adapted for a GCSE lesson. Key facts about the lesson are: 1. The content covered by the lesson are; Convection currents recap, what happens at the four (4) types of plate boundaries, identifying the different plate boundaries on a map, and how are hazards formed at different plate boundaries. 2. Learning resources used in the lesson are; quiz, diagrams, a map task, word bank and a handout and video clips. 3. Differentiation used in the lesson are: word bank, model answers, challenge tasks, diagrams (for those who find drawing these difficult) 4. The lesson is planned in detail and all the resources for teaching the lesson are included in the ppt; starter, learning activities with resources, clear outline of learning tasks and a plenary. Just download and teach!
suddy23