Natural Disasters Unit Plan

Teach Starter Publishing
11 x lessons | Suitable for grades: 3 - 6

This Science unit addresses the concepts of plate tectonics and natural disasters.

It consists of 11 lessons of approximately 60 minutes duration.

The sequence of lessons and suggested time frames should be regarded as a guide only; teachers should pace lessons in accordance with the individual learning needs of their class.

An inquiry-based research task, which may couple as an assessment task, is included in the unit. The number of lessons required to complete this task may vary from class to class.

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Curriculum

  • Science 3.7(B)

    Investigate rapid changes in Earth's surface such as volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, and landslides; and

  • Science 4.7

    Earth and space. The students know that Earth consists of useful resources and its surface is constantly changing. The student is expected to: (1) examine properties of soils, including color and texture, capacity to retain water, and abili...

  • Science 5.7

    Earth and space. The student knows Earth's surface is constantly changing and consists of useful resources. The student is expected to: (1) explore the processes that led to the formation of sedimentary rocks and fossil fuels; and (A) recog...

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