A compact resource with a focus on a plate boundaries and links to year 9 Science. Links to one main stimulus that illustrates the three types of plate boundaries and their locations and contains activities.
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NSW syllabus outcomes
(SC5-12ES) describes changing ideas about the structure of the Earth and the universe to illustrate how models, theories and laws are refined over time by the scientific community
Australian curriculum content descriptions
(ACSSU180) The theory of plate tectonics explains global patterns of geological activity and continental movement
- Resource type:
- Interactive Resource
- ScOT topics:
- Tectonic plates
- File type:
- Centre for Learning Innovation
- State of NSW, Department of Education
- Date created:
- Thursday, 18 November 2010
Resource ID: 5c7e23bd-543a-4701-806f-9059bef2bb41