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Lesson Four – Earthquake Life

This geography teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to write a reply to a pen pal letter to investigate the impact of earthquakes on locations around the world. The children can show their geographical understanding of how earthquakes can affect communities in the world

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to write a reply to a pen pal letter to investigate the impact of earthquakes on locations around the world

Learning Objectives

Investigate the effect of physical features on landscapes and populations. Communicate geographical information in a variety of ways.

Learning Outcomes

I can say how an earthquake has an impact on the landscape and population. I can show what I have learnt by writing a letter containing geographical information.

Earthquake Life

Teaching sequence to help the children write a reply to a pen pal letter to investigate the impact of earthquakes on locations around the world

Earthquake Pen Pal Letter

Shared reading text to help the children identify and describe the impact of earthquakes on locations around the world

Earthquake Letter

Template to help the children write a reply to a letter to investigate how earthquakes affect landscapes and populations

Earthquake Life

Interactive activity to help the children write a reply to a pen pal letter to investigate the impact of earthquakes on locations around the world

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to write a reply to a pen pal letter to investigate the impact of earthquakes on locations around the world

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