A cloze activity to use when learning about the layers of the Earth and plate tectonics.
Students use the word bank to fill in the blank spaces in the cloze passage about the layers of the Earth and plate tectonics. An answer sheet for teachers is provided.
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NSW Curriculum alignment
Uses an integrated range of skills, strategies and knowledge to read, view and comprehend a wide range of texts in different media and technologies
Thinks imaginatively, creatively, interpretively and critically about information and ideas and identifies connections between texts when responding to and composing texts
Explains regular events in the solar system and geological events on the Earth's surface
Victorian Curriculum alignment
Navigate and read imaginative, informative and persuasive texts by interpreting structural features, including tables of content, glossaries, chapters, headings and subheadings and applying appropriate text processing strategies, including monitoring...
Sudden geological changes or extreme weather conditions can affect Earth's surface
Australian Curriculum alignment
Sudden geological changes and extreme weather events can affect Earth's surface
Navigate and read texts for specific purposes applying appropriate text processing strategies, for example predicting and confirming, monitoring meaning, skimming and scanningElaborationsbringing subject and technical vocabulary and concept knowledge...
Select, navigate and read texts for a range of purposes, applying appropriate text processing strategies and interpreting structural features, for example table of contents, glossary, chapters, headings and subheadingsElaborationsbringing subject and...
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