Tectonics: L3 Earthquakes & Resources

Lesson three of this ‘Tectonics’ topic aimed at year 7/KS3, introduces students to what an earthquake is and what causes them to happen. A full lesson presentation and all corresponding task resources are included.

Lesson objectives:

  • Students must be able to locate where earthquakes happen.
  • Students should be able to use a range of geographical keywords to describe what an earthquake is like.
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  • Lesson-3---Presentation.pptx
  • Earthquake-Distribution-Map.docx
  • Earthquake-Map---Questions.docx
  • Earthquake-Placemat-Starter---Blank.docx
  • Earthquake-Placemat-Starter---Part-Complete.docx
  • Earthquake-Safety-Poster.docx
  • Earthquakes-Extension-Quiz-ANSWERS.docx
  • Earthquakes-Extension-Quiz.docx
  • L3-Earthquake---Mind-Movie-Story.docx

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Created: Oct 22, 2020

Updated: Oct 27, 2020

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