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Plate Tectonics Cloze Activity

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF, Word | 2 pages | Years: 5 - 6

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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  • Michelle Cherry

    I'm unable to download this. Keeps coming up with error 500.

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  • Sarah

    Lesson 2, Plate Tectonic Activity is no longer available on the BBC bitesize website, any recommendations of what i can use instead?

    • Kristian

      Hi Sarah, The activity link has been replaced with a video on the lesson page as BBC have closed this area of their site. Take another look at the lesson here: https://www.teachstarter.com/lesson-plan/plate-tectonics/