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An activity that revises the structure of the earth, plate tectonics and the formation of volcanoes and earthquakes.

A site that explains what seismic waves are and how we use them to work out the structure of the Earth.

Instructions on how to make a wax volcano - see for more information.

A very clear animation in 13 steps that explains how earthquakes happen.

An online lesson plan, supported by video clips, which includes frost shattering and the formation of igneous rocks.

An online lesson plan, supported by video clips, which covers the movement of tectonic plates.

A site that revises earthquatke waves and the structure of the earth.

An engaging and comprehensive cartoon which covers the structure of the Earth and platetectonics.

This webpage links to revision notes, multiple choice questions and exam-style questions, all focused on the Earth and atmosphere.

A selection of quizzes and activities on Earth science.

Four pages that provide a concise summary of how to recognise different types of rock.

A brief summary of the three types of rock.

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