C3-KS3

Rocks

KS3 C3.1 - Sedimentary rocks

Lesson Guide

Forming Sedimentary Rocks.mp4

Practical

Find the sedimentary rock practical.

Students have a selction of rocks (obveous igneous or metamorphic) with sedimentary to find and sort through.

  • Rocks

Risk

None - as long as no obsidian or sharp rocks included.

2 - Gravity and force diagrams

Lesson Guide

Activity :

  • You are a sedimentary rock.
  • Write a postcard a your journey to become a metamorphic rock.

Practical

Metamorphic rocks to view / pass around.

KS3 C3.4 - Igneous rocks

Practical

Igneous rocks to view / pass around.

KS3 C3.5 + The rock cycle

Practical

Students will produce a video. They are designing/staring in a news report reporting on the rock cycle.

KS3 C3.5 EPt

Practical


KS3 C3.7 + The solar system

y2mate.com - man_launches_himself_in_self_made_rocket_to_prove_flat_earth_theory_iwku5Alsi04_360p.mp4

Flat earth starter

y2mate.com - the_axis_of_rotation_9n04SEzuvXo_360p.mp4

Explanation

Sheet

Practical

Solar panels at angles.

Practical

  • 11x
  • 1 x Solar panels
  • Leads & 2x croc clips
  • Protractors
  • 1x light source (bulb)

Safety

Hot bulbs

some students like to melt things on them,.

KS3 C3.8 + Our visible moon

Lesson Guide

y2mate.com - solar_system_video_z8aBZZnv6y8_360p.mp4

Starter - showing orbits

Phases of the moon

y2mate.com - phases_of_the_moon_astronomy_and_space_for_kids_freeschool_f4ZHdzl6ZWg_360p.mp4

KS3 C3.9 + Scale of the universe

Voyager message

y2mate.com - where_are_the_voyagers_now_remembering_the_amazing_voyager_missions_AbZ-6CcKw5M_360p.mp4
Voyager.mp4
y2mate.com - nasas_voyager_2_enters_interstellar_space_MGPM58S5Njg_360p.mp4

Practical

Students to create their own version of the Voyager message : The message to get a across is the scale of the universe in light years

KS3 C3.10 + Core Practical





Practical


KS3 C3.10 - Core Practical write up





Practical


KS3 C3.11 - DIRT





Practical