Restless Earth

KS3 and KS4 geography resources for the unit restless earth which covers secondary learning and lessons on earthquakes, volcanoes and tsunamis.

Tes Resources Team

Restless Earth Volcanoes Earthquakes Tsunamis Lessons

Lesson plans, activities and revision materials to support your teaching of restless earth in geography

The topic restless earth is taught to secondary geography students at both KS3 and KS4. Understanding the causes of natural distasters as well as the short and long term impacts these can have on communities is a significant and engaging part of the geography syllabus.

To help speed up the planning process, we have put together a selection of restless earth resources focusing on natual disasters including earthquakes, volcanoes and tsunamis.

KS3 Resources

Earthquakes and Volcanoes
wealj002

Earthquakes and Volcanoes

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Powerpoints relating to the topic Earthquakes and Volcanoes, including; The structure of the Earth Plate boundaries Earthquakes Case studies Structure of a volcano More to follow
Earthquake Survival
T. C Hunterson

Earthquake Survival

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Differentiated objectives and resources, a variety of learning activities, good scaffold resources with a clear development for progression. A really enjoyable lesson.
Volcano and Earthquake Full Scheme of Work
jillyjones1987

Volcano and Earthquake Full Scheme of Work

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A full Scheme of work with differentiated assessment and mark scheme. Written for KS3 SEN students, the SOW could be easily adapted for KS2. 10 colourful and animated PowerPoints, with worksheets and teacher notes, this SOW is easy to follow and engaging for all learners. All lessons come with ...
Volcano: Create a Labelled Diagram
ineedtoteachthat

Volcano: Create a Labelled Diagram

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A differentiated resource for producing a labelled diagram of a volcano. There are two main versions of this activity, but both of them require the information cards. These can be printed out and placed around the room. The first version is an all in one A4 sheet that has the diagram and labels...

KS4 lessons and revision resources

GCSE Shield and Composite Volcanoes
joshcarmody

GCSE Shield and Composite Volcanoes

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This lesson introduces the differences between shield and composite volcanoes. Case studies are applied to examples around the world. Explanations of how each are formed and at what plate boundary. GCSE exam practice.
Restless Earth AQA A Geography
seasthemoment

Restless Earth AQA A Geography

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Revision sheet for The Restless Earth module designed to fit with AQA A Geography specification. This sheet was created to encourage building of revision notes at home for unenthusiastic C-D students! It is designed to be printed on A4 paper. BUNDLE DEAL! This resource is part for a series of r...
The Restless Earth Case Study Revision Cards
atoorneini

The Restless Earth Case Study Revision Cards

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Revision postcards for GCSE Geography AQA A The Restless Earth. Includes case study overview cards for: Montserrat volcanic eruption, Alps fold mountains, Haiti 2010 LEDC earthquake, Christchurch MEDC earthquake, Yellowstone supervolcano and Japan 2011 tsunami. Postcards include example exam questi...