Lesson Details


  • Name: Earthquakes
  • Code: G.3.9.EV.4
  • Specification Reference: N/A
  • Keywords: "Seismic Waves Friction Fault lines Magnitude Richter scale"
  • Objectives: 1. Describe where earthquakes occur 2. Explain the causes of earthquakes including tsunamis 3. Analyse how to use the Richter scale to compare magnitude of earthquake events
  • Competency: "Describe where earthquakes occur "
  • Proficiency: "Explain the causes of earthquakes including tsunamis "
  • Mastery: Analyse how to use the Richter scale to compare magnitude of earthquake events

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