The Earth - The Earth and its Atmosphere (Key stage 3)
L.O. To compare the layers of the Earth and to describe the atmospheric composition.
Contains a multiple choice pre-test great for introduction for this unit.
Lesson enables students to understand what the changes in the Earth's atmosphere.
The powerpoint includes questions and the mark scheme is provided.
The learning mat has been adapted from my older resources to include the new specification.
The questions attached can be used as a plenary, a starter activity for the following lesson or they could be used for revision at a later date.
A lesson to describe the Earth's early atmosphere and present day atmosphere together with explanations for changes in the composition of the atmosphere.
The lesson includes:
A card sort to accompany a video looking at developments in the Earth's atmosphere
A storyboard task with descriptions
A cartoon strip learning mat activity that students can annotate individually/ work in groups to explain changes in Earth's atmosphere
Past paper questions with answers animated into the powerpoint
A complete set of 5 (1 hour) lessons linked to the C13 The Earth's Atmosphere AQA Chemistry specification.
All lessons contain tasks, exam-style questions and all knowledge required.
Lessons included in bundle:
C13.1 History of the Atmosphere
C13.2 Our Evolving Atmosphere
C13.3 Greenhouse Gases
C13.4 Global Climate Change
C13.5 Atmospheric Pollutants
All lessons have been rated outstanding by lead practitioners.
A great, time-saving bundle.
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Follows Edexcel 9-1 Combined Science GCSE PowerPoint about the Early atmosphere and how the atmosphere changed. It also looks at the tests for the 3 common gases includes a simple worksheet.
Made for lower ability students but can be easily adapted for higher ability students.
Made using the AQA Trilogy specification
Contains 1 slide of activities to complete for the C9 Chemistry of the atmosphere topic
I give these out at the end of each topic and also before holidays for exam preparation.
I have made the boxes equal sizes so that they can be blown up onto A3 card to create revision cards for intervention/ starters/ plenaries
Maths skills and RPAs are incorporated when appropriate
More of these on the way for all AQA units, RPAs and maths skills. Feedback welcome
This resource is made for Geography students for IGCSE/ GCSE , AQA Exams. It is a full explanation on the layers of the atmosphere atmospheric pressure, how pressure is measured and how green house effect and climate change as well as acid rain occurs . It also explains the impact of all these on the environment. It uses photographs and illustrations to explain how the ozone layer is depleted and how CFC carbons affect s the ozone layer and more