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Geohazards Web Quest

Try the Geohazards Web Quest. This print-and-copy task helps students become familiar with the Geohazards Marlborough website functions. It also assists students with their inquiry skills, particularly information gathering and asking good questions. Students need to have an internet connection and their class login. Word (3Mb) | PDF (600k).

Geohazards audio activity

Students can work on this activity while they listen to live or recorded audioconferences - Word (25k) | PDF (220k). Notes from these pages could be shared to help put together a class audioconference summary - Word (29k) | PDF (114k) or Shared Google Doc

Interactive, self-marking activities

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What are geohazards?
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What causes geohazards?
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Earthquakes in New Zealand
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Landslides in New Zealand
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Tsunami and Tsunami hazard in New Zealand
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The Earthquake Commission EQC
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Monitoring and detecting geohazards
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