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Knowle Quarry, Shropshire

KEY STAGE 3 INDEX: SECONDARY
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It is anticipated that the ideas and materials presented here will be adapted by schools, and others, to be more appropriate for their own purposes and programmes of study.

In such circumstances please acknowledge the source as the Earth Science On-Site project.

Earth Science On-Site Project Introduction

Introduces the Earth Science On-Site Project and its goals

Site Location and Access

Describes the site and how to get there and includes a preliminary Risk Assessment

Aerial Photograph

Google Maps® image showing the site, annotated with subsites if applicable (links from balloons are not active)

Earth Science Briefing for the Site

Provides the Earth Science background “story” for group leaders and the Earth Science principles that can be demonstrated at this site

KS3 National Curriculum Links

Summarises the NC areas from Schemes of Work for KS3

KS3 Preparation and Follow-up Ideas

Suggested preparatory and follow-up work to this Earth Science On-Site visit including pupil homework sheets

KS3 Teaching Trail

Each document is an introduction with maps and photographs of the sites with key points labelled. Suggested exercises and questions (with answers) are included

Information

  • Animated sequence (EXE file, 4.7 MB)
    Downloadable animated sequence showing plate movements.
    • BI.exe is an animated sequence, with narration, telling the story in the rocks.
    • Please note: this animation is an .exe file, and although this file is safe to download, some computer systems may prevent you from doing so.

Other References


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