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Achieve! Geography - Physical Processes

Achieve! Geography - Physical Processes


 
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Our Price: AUD$51.95 Inc GST
Resource Type: Secondary Teacher Resource Subject: Geography
School Level: Junior, Middle Secondary Years 7-10

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Product Code: 9781921403149

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Achieve! Geography - Physical Processes provides a range of tasks that explore key concepts to do with the natural processes that shape and change the Earth. It also focuses on how these processes impact on humans and where we live and work.

The CD contains all the pages that are featured in the book, as well as a file of illustrations that can be used for other work sheets. These files can be easily edited to suit the needs of students and the curriculum requirements of your state.

Chapters and topics in this book:

Volcanoes
-
El Popo
- Elo Popo diary
- Leaving home
- Volcano!
- A volcano erupts

Earthquakes
- Earthquake!
- What does the picture tell us?
- Reporting from lzmit
- How do earthquakes happen?
- The Richter scale

Water
-
Earth's water
- Where do we find water?
- The water cycle
- What can you remember?
- Surface water and groundwater

Rivers
- The river's route
- River keywords
- Carried by the river
- Slow rivers
- River fieldtrip


Floods
- Floods!
- Describing floods
- Getting ready
- Flood warning!
- Summing up

Why do floods happen?
- Changes
- Before and after
- Flood barriers
- Helping to prevent floods
- Putting it all together

Coastal erosion
- Changing the coastline
- Cliffs
- Headland and bay
- Cave, arch and stack
- Shaping the coast

Coastal transportation and deposition
- What is longshore drift?
- What are groynes
- What is a spit?
- Finding the right information

Climate
- Pictures from around the world
- Hot, hotter
- Cold, colder

Climate
- Weather check
- Sun or rain?
- Breeze or gale?
- What direction has the wind come from?
- Today's weather.


Assessment Sheet.
While very suitable for the regular classroom, each of the Achieve! series of Geography titles have been written at a literacy level that makes the pages appropriate for secondary students who, because of poor literacy skills, struggle to comprehend regular classroom materials.

Each title in this series comes with a CD that contains all the pages that are featured in the book, as well as a file of illustrations that can be used for other work sheets. These files can be easily edited to suit the needs of students and the curriculum requirements of your state.

There are 4 titles in the Achieve! Geography series:

- Physical Processes
- Sustainable Development
- Rivers: from Source to Sea
-
Global Issues

Other Achieve! series available:
- Achieve! Science
-
Achieve! English
- Achieve! Design and Materials Technology

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