Montserrat Volcano: Case Study

Curriculum support30 minsFREE

Key takeaways
State  the main sequence of events and some effects and responses.
Explain why Montserrat has a volcano and how this affects the physical landscape of Montserrat.  
Suggest how effective the responses to the tectonic hazard has been.
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.

The unexpected volcanic eruption on the beautiful Island of Montserrat has changed this Island forever! In this class, students will learn you how to use a case study to show an understanding of the processes, effects, and responses to a specific eruption event. This is a great class for students in Years 7 - 9 to learn the practical skills of how to apply a case study to a topic as well as providing a great example students can use in future assessments.

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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 students in Years 7 - 9 or those interested in volcanoes. 

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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