Where does sand come from?

Curriculum support20 minsFREE

Key takeaways
Describe the 3 different rock types and their characteristics   
Explain how the 3 rock types are created and linked in the rock cycle
Suggest how we can use each type of rock by exploiting its properties 
Linda SalmHost: Linda has been teaching in a London secondary school for the past 17 years. She teaches both Geography and History and makes learning enjoyable for all students.

In this class, students will gain an understanding of different rock types and look at how each are formed in the rock cycle. They will learn how to define each rock type by their properties and will hear where sand comes from!

This is a useful class for any students studying Geography either as revision of a topic they have already studied or an introduction to the topic if it is new to them. 

Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.

Suitable for:

This class is suitable for any students in Years 7-9 or S1-S3 studying Geography. 

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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