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ROCKS AND SOIL
LIFE IN A RESTORED GRAVEL PIT
ROCKS AND WEATHERING
THE ROCK CYCLE
WOODLAND REGENERATION IN A RESTORED QUARRY
Welcome to the Teacher’s Desk which, for once, is looking pretty tidy!
In the drawers of our desk we have a host of resources designed to help you incorporate quarrying themes into key stages 1 to 4 of the national curriculum for science, geography and citizenship.
the units link back into specific areas of the Virtual Quarry so you may find
it helpful to take your class on an interactive whiteboard tour. We can also
help you to organise visits to real quarries.
We have more than 20 comprehensive units.
against the schemes of work recommended by Department for Education and Skills.
Each has been written by a qualified teacher and vetted by a group of other
Click on the links for more detailed information on quarries and quarrying.
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