Best of: Plate Tectonics

Our best of series, published each week, collates our favourite and most popular resources for a particular topic. This week: Plate Tectonics for year 9 students studying Earth and Space Science. Australian Curriculum Codes: ACSSU180 Year 9: "The theory of … Continued

Mars is more seismically active than the Moon

InSight has detected hundreds of earthquakes in just 10 months. This article is suited to years 6 and 9 students studying Earth and Space sciences and gives them a different application of their knowledge and understanding of earthquakes. Word Count: … Continued

The Earth began to move 2.5 billion years ago

Rock analysis shifts the likely emergence of continental drift. This short article would be suited to Earth and Space and Physical sciences for students studying plate tectonics and the changing Earth in years 4, 6, 8, and 9. Word Count: … Continued

Lombok earthquake causes a permanent ground-shift

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - Plate Tectonics; Extreme Earth Events; The Changing Earth Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers, Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 6, 8, … Continued