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Updated 12th May 2020

 

Find out more about volcanoes! See if you can find out the definition of the words in the word search.

Volcanoes word search from Twinkl

Volcanoes word search from Twinkl 1

Updated 5th May 2020

 

One of our topics for Geography in Year 5 is Extreme Earth, this includes learning about volcanoes, tsunamis and hurricanes. Read through this Knowledge Organiser on the topic and make a poster, powerpoint or fact file about either volcanoes, tsunamis or hurricanes. Can you research these and add more interesting facts, diagrams and drawings?

Extreme Earth Knowledge Organiser

Updated 21st April 2020

 

Go on a virtual trip to the Galapagos Islands with National Geographic. Enjoy this 26 minute video and discover what life is like on these volcanic islands in the Pacific Ocean. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x8hwt3Tg-mA

Maybe you could write about what you have learnt - try a newspaper report or a fact file!

 

Volcanoes:

Where are they located? Use this great interactive resource to explore where volcanoes are in the world and find out more about them! 

https://earth.google.com/web/data=CiQSIhIgNGFiYmQ4OWNiNDUwMTFlNzgwYzQ1ZmYzYTA0NDEwZDg 

If the link doesn't work, search for Google Earth Volatile Volcanoes. Have fun exploring! You could choose a few volcanoes to compare and do more research- which one is larger? Are they the same shape? Are they located in similar places? What impact have these volcanoes had on people's lives?