Tag Archives: tectonics

New Volcano / Earthquake App

I have added a new IOS app to my ‘earthquakes and volcanoes’ favourites list over the last few days: It shows the latest earthquakes and active volcanoes both on a map and as a data list. You can filter the … Continue reading

Posted in Curriculum, Physical World, Students, Teachers | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Indonesia Earthquake Maps

Following the magnitude 7.5 earthquake that shook Indonesia’s Central Sulawesi Province back in September 2018, and the tsunami that hit coastal towns on Indonesia’s Sunda Strait – there has been a wealth of information on the web for geography teachers. … Continue reading

Posted in Curriculum, Maps, Physical World, Students, Teachers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

UK Earthquake Resources

It was rather ironic that while spending a week studying (relatively quiet) tectonic activity in Iceland, a significant earthquake hit the UK. On my return, I gathered a few resources concerning this earthquake – having missed out on the event, … Continue reading

Posted in Curriculum, Physical World, Students, Teachers | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Slinky Geography – Demonstrating Seismic Waves In The Classroom

It’s amazing what you can come across at a car boot sale. I am always on the lookout for a bargain that can be used in my classroom, and at a recent sale, I came across a Slinky. For those … Continue reading

Posted in Physical World, Teachers | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment