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Park Hall Country Park, Stoke-on-Trent

© GeoconservationUK ESO-S Project, 2017

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

the Earth Science background “story” for group leaders as well as the Earth Science principles that can be demonstrated at this site. There are two short animations with narration (one for KS3 and another for KS4 pupils).

Please note: these narrated animations are .exe files, and although these files are safe to download, some computer systems may prevent you from doing so. They are also very large (12.1MB and 4.9MB respectively) - please consider whether you want to download files of this size.

KS4 National Curriculum Links

Summarises the NC areas from Schemes of Work for KS4

KS4 Preparation and Follow-up Ideas

Suggested preparatory and follow-up work to this On-Site visit including pupil homework sheet

KS4 Exercises - Sites A and B

Suggested KS4 exercises

KS4 Exercise - Site C

Suggested KS4 exercises

KS4 Exercises - Sites D and E

Suggested KS4 exercises

KS4 Exercise - Site F

Suggested KS4 exercises

Information Files

  • PDF Document Pebble Sheet
    Contains pictures and descriptions of some of the more common pebble

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