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A fully resourced series of lessons for a coast unit that have been created as a part of a GCSE topic. Great, fun and creative lessons that can be used for all of your geography classes!
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Coastal management - Theme 1 WJEC A

Coastal management - Theme 1 WJEC A

This is the 9th lesson (and last!) that I have created for the coasts section of Theme 1 for the Geography WJEC a 9-1 Specification. The lesson begins with a starter activity which asks students to name 4 types of hard engineering. The lesson then continues to identify the difference between hard engineering and soft engineering, followed by detailing notes on each type of management using you tube video's (links can be found in the power point) The lesson ends with a plenary.
lucy227
Coastal erosion at Happisburgh - Theme 1 WJEC A

Coastal erosion at Happisburgh - Theme 1 WJEC A

This is the 8th lesson that I have created for the coasts section of Theme 1 for the Geography WJEC a 9-1 Specification. The lesson begins with an interactive starter and then continues to walk through the basic's of the Happisburgh case study. The lesson ends with a plenary.
lucy227
Factors effecting coastal erosion - Theme 1 WJEC A

Factors effecting coastal erosion - Theme 1 WJEC A

This is the 7th lesson that I have created for the coasts section of Theme 1 for the Geography WJEC a 9-1 Specification. This lesson starts with an engaging starter activity and then continues to loos at how weather and geology can affect the rate of coastal erosion, and ends with a plenary. The lesson will need the worksheet attached- and if there is time I normally give students the exam question (attached to the model answer) and then show them the model answer.
lucy227
Coastal landforms of deposition - Theme 1 WJEC A

Coastal landforms of deposition - Theme 1 WJEC A

This is the 6th lesson that I have created for the coasts section of Theme 1 for the Geography WJEC a 9-1 Specification. This is a fantastic lesson which starts with re-capping last lesson (lesson 5- unconsolidated rocks) followed by a fully resourced carousel looking at Long shore drift, Spits, Bars, Sand dunes and Tombolo's. I sometimes get students to model these with play doh! too. The lesson ends with looking at these types of land forms for real along the British coast and an interactive plenary. All of the resources for this lesson can be found in the Power point.
lucy227
Landforms of erosion for Coasts - Theme 1 WJEC A

Landforms of erosion for Coasts - Theme 1 WJEC A

This is the 5th lesson that I have created for the coasts section of Theme 1 for the Geography WJEC a 9-1 Specification. The lesson starts with an interactive starter that gets students to recap on there past lessons. It then has 3 different activities to allow students to learn about the creation of wave cut platforms, Caves, arches, stacks and stumps, as well as headlands and bays. The lesson ends with a plenary. All resources for this lesson can be found in the power point, apart from the two sets of homework.
lucy227
Coastal Geology  - Theme 1 WJEC A

Coastal Geology - Theme 1 WJEC A

This is lesson 4 of coasts (Theme 1) for the WJEC Geography A 9-1 specification. The lesson starts with 10 questions for students to answer (I did printed the resources and got students to do it in pairs). Then the lesson explains the differences between consolidated and unconsolidated rock types, followed by an experiment for students to complete. You will need a a few rocks for students to test them for strength etc. I managed to get mine from the science department. The lesson ends with an exciting plenary.
lucy227
Weathering, and mass movement - Theme 1 WJEC A

Weathering, and mass movement - Theme 1 WJEC A

This is lesson three of coasts (Theme 1) for the WJEC A Geography 9-1 specification. The lesson is fully resourced with a starter activity, followed by a description of the 3 main types of weathering and an accompanying worksheet (included in the power point). Then the lesson looks at the 3 types of mass movement with descriptions, pictures and short videos (you tube links in the PP). The lesson ends with a short enquiry task.
lucy227
Wave types, tides and types of erosion  - Theme 1 WJEC A

Wave types, tides and types of erosion - Theme 1 WJEC A

This is lesson two of coasts for the WJEC A Geography 9-1 specification. A great lesson full of activities for students to learn the different types of waves, what causes tides and the four types of erosion. Resources for this lesson are in the power point too.
lucy227
Introduction to coasts  - Theme 1 WJEC A

Introduction to coasts - Theme 1 WJEC A

This is the first lesson of the coasts section of Theme 1 of the WJEC A Geography 9-1 specification. The lesson looks at what a coast is, different uses for a coast and touches on types of waves. A great introduction to the coasts unit!
lucy227