Cause, effect and response resources

Always a popular approach in KS4 questions and frequently poorly answered. These resources ask the students to identify the differences between the causes of, effects of and responses to various different hazards and disasters.

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How do the effects of and responses to earthquakes vary?New!
A template for students to complete comparing earthquakes from  … read more
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KS4 | Hazards | Teaching tools | Published: 30/01/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Earthquakes | Natural hazards | Templates
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Is our use of fish as a natural resource sustainable?
A geography skills and mystery activity on using fish as a natural  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Environment, atmosphere and climate | Geography skills | Global issues | Published: 23/01/2017 | From the resource collection(s): Case studies | Cause, effect and response | Ecosystems | Food security | World of water
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Issues and conflict in geography
This resource looks at the issue of conflict and asks students  … read more
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KS4 | Geography skills | Global issues | Published: 20/04/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Conflict
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The Boscastle flood of 2004 – A case study of cause, effect and response
Using the Teachit Geography template, this sorting exercise provides  … read more
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KS4 | Hazards | Physical processes | Published: 04/03/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Floods
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A favela action plan
An opportunity for students to rank, discuss and evaluate some  … read more
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KS3 | Changing urban environments | Geography skills | Global issues | Published: 23/10/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response
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The 2010 Mount Merapi eruption – cause, effect & response
The 2010 Mount Merapi eruption is considered through its causes,  … read more
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KS4 | Hazards | Published: 27/06/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Volcanoes
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Drought in Brazil – cause, effect and response
The 2014 drought in southeast Brazil has devastated crops. Global  … read more
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KS4 | Environment, atmosphere and climate | Global issues | World news activities | Published: 28/02/2014 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Drought
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A flood warning for England – cause, effect and response
Using a short newspaper extract, students are asked to identify  … read more
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KS4 | Environment, atmosphere and climate | Physical processes | Published: 24/10/2013 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Floods
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Popocatépetl eruption – cause, effect and response
Feedback from Chief Examiners often stresses that students frequently  … read more
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KS4 | Hazards | Physical processes | Published: 17/07/2013 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Volcanoes
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Singapore smog – cause, effect and response
In June 2013 Singapore experienced hazardous air pollution which  … read more
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KS4 | Environment, atmosphere and climate | Global issues | Published: 25/06/2013 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Pollution
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Coastal erosion – cause, effect and response
A simple but effective check on a student's understanding of  … read more
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KS4 | Physical processes | Published: 20/06/2013 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Coasts
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Climate change, cause, effect and response
A question and answer PowerPoint considering climate change designed  … read more
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KS3  | Published: 07/03/2013 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response
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Wildfire! The 2013 Australian heat wave
Wildfires are becoming increasingly more common. This news based  … read more
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KS3 | Hazards | World news activities | Published: 28/02/2013 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Natural hazards | Wildfires
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The Morpeth floods of 2008 & 2012: cause, effect and response
Avoid the confusion between cause, effect and response with this  … read more
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KS4 | Physical processes | Published: 27/09/2012 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Floods
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Issues in a rapidly changing world
A thought provoking starter (or plenary). A series of slides  … read more
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KS4 | Environment, atmosphere and climate | Global issues | Published: 30/08/2012 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Deserts and semi arid environments
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Heatwave! - new records set in the USA
According to the National Weather Service in the USA, heatwaves  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Environment, atmosphere and climate | Hazards | World news activities | Published: 19/07/2012 | From the resource collection(s): Cause, effect and response | Extreme weather | Weather
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