Tectonic Plates, Earthquakes and Volcanoes homeschool is a geography topic for home educated children based on the KS3 objectives from the English National Curriculum. This unit teaches children to understand the formation and location of the tectonic plates and the dangerous role they play in nature.
Independent research plays a key role in Tectonic Plates, Earthquakes and Volcanoes using recommended resources to complete an engaging project which is then presented to an audience. Your child will learn about real life earthquakes and volcanic eruptions with eyewitness statements and images. They will develop an understanding as to why these events occurred and of the locations of earthquakes and volcanoes around the world.
Tectonic Plates, Earthquakes and Volcanoes links well with the KS3 English topic Persuasive Arguments.
If you would like to see some example activities from this unit please view Sample Tectonic Plates, Earthquakes & Volcanoes