Teaching Resource

Layers of the Earth

PDF | 1 page|Grades: 4 - 6

An educational poster showing the structure of the Earth.

The Earth is made up of a series of layers. Descending from the crust to the core, these layers include:

  • continental crust
  • oceanic crust
  • lithosphere
  • asthenospeere
  • upper mantle
  • lower mantle
  • liquid iron core
  • solid iron core

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  Australian Curriculum alignment

Teach Starter Publishing
Published by Teach Starter Publishing
We create premium quality, downloadable teaching resources for primary/elementary school teachers that make classrooms buzz!

Comments & Reviews

Write a review to help other teachers and parents like yourself. If you would like to request a change (Changes & Updates) to this resource, or report an error, simply select the corresponding tab above.

Log in or sign up to join the conversation.

This is great. Would be even better with a page of simple explanations of how the layers are formed.:)

Tammy Lawler · Feb 20th, 2015

Hi Tammy, thank you for your feedback and comment. We will make a note of your suggestion, however if you would like this completed soon, simply request it via our request a resource page here: https://www.teachstarter.com/request-a-resource/

· Feb 27th, 2015

Request a change

Would you like something changed or customized on this resource? While our team makes every effort to complete change requests, we can't guarantee that every change will be completed.

You must be logged in to request a change. Sign up now!


Report an Error

You must be logged in to report an error. Sign up now!

If any of our resources do not have 100% accurate American English (en-US), simply click on the 'Report an error' tab above to let us know. We will have the resource updated and ready for you to download in less than 24 hours. Read more...

Help

Are you having trouble downloading or viewing this resource? Please try the following steps:

  1. Check that you are logged in to your account
  2. Check that you have a paid subscription
  3. Check that you have installed Adobe Reader (download here)

If you are still having difficulty, please visit the Teach Starter Help Desk or contact us.

Contact us

More time-saving Natural Disasters resources!

Show more Natural Disasters resources