The rocks below a famous crater

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Ecosystems

Chemical Sciences – Chemical Reactions, Atoms, Solids/Liquids/Gases

Earth and Space Sciences – Rocks, Plate Tectonics, Extreme Earth Events, The Changing Earth

Physical Sciences – Forces

Additional: Careers, Technology.

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Interdependence and Ecosystems

Chemical Sciences – Properties of Matter, Change of Matter

Earth and Space Sciences – The Earth’s Surface

Physical Sciences – Forces and Motion

Years: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

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Word Count: 648

Geologists examine what unfolded after that asteroid hit. This fascinating article could be used with students in years 4-10 studying any science. It would be particularly well suited when studying the changing Earth, extreme Earth events and solids, liquids and gases. The talk of dinosaurs in the article would hopefully intrigue students!

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