A River's Long Profile

Curriculum support20 minsFREE

Key takeaways
To be able to describe the changes along a rivers profile.
To be able to explain why these changes happen.
To link these processes to landforms found along the river profile.
Christian Keil Host: Christian has been a Geography teacher for 9 years, teaching year groups from KS3 to KS5. He specialised in outdoor fieldwork prior to teaching. Alongside teaching, for the past 3 years, Christian has been an Examiner which allows him to understand exactly what is expected of students to receive the grades they wish to achieve.

A river goes through an enormous number of changes as it moves through it's path. In this class, students will look at how the river characteristics change as you travel along the path and consider why these changes happen. Students will be able to see how these processes affect landforms they see in nature. River profiles are an important topic in Geography, this is a fantastic class to get to grips with some of the typical characteristics students should understand. 

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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 aimed at all students in Years 7-11 or S1-S5 studying Geography in particular those at GCSE or equivalent level.

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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