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Thinking About

flooding
A primer on storms & floods

Simon Jones 2014
Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

Key point

135%?
January 2014
Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

The U.K received

135%
of average...
Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

The U.K received

Key point

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

Discuss!

How does the

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

Think!

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

Think!

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet
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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet

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Thinking About

flooding

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A primer on storms & floods

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A short primer to allow pupils to think & reflect on the recent storms & floods to hit the UK. The slides were culled from a wider range of resources that I have been creating.
Any feedback, as always, would be really really useful.
Thanks
Simon

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  1. 1. Thinking About flooding A primer on storms & floods Simon Jones 2014
  2. 2. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Key point 135%? January 2014
  3. 3. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet The U.K received 135% of average rainfall January 2014 Key point
  4. 4. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet The U.K received Key point 135% of average rainfall January 2014 That’s 164.4mm!
  5. 5. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Discuss! How does the weather affect our lives?
  6. 6. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Discuss! How does the weather affect our lives? Is it getting more extreme? What are the causes? What are the symptons?
  7. 7. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Discuss! How does the weather affect our lives? Is it getting more extreme? What are the causes? What are the symptons? Take a few minutes to think it through! Now share your experience and talk about it with someone else for two minutes!
  8. 8. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! impact of What is the ther? wea reme ext
  9. 9. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! impact of What is the ther? wea reme ext it? it? Can you analyse lain ribe it? Can you exp Can you desc
  10. 10. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet How can we reduce the impact of extreme weather? Think!
  11. 11. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet How can we reduce the impact of extreme weather? Preparation? Planning? Warning? Think!
  12. 12. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet How can we reduce the impact of extreme weather? Preparation? Planning? Warning? Expand & develop each point! Think!
  13. 13. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet How can we reduce the impact of extreme weather? Preparation? Planning? Warning? Expand & develop each point! Can you link them together? Think!
  14. 14. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet How can we reduce the impact of extreme weather? Preparation? Planning? Warning? Expand & develop each point! Can you link them together? Now pair & share! Think!
  15. 15. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet How is coastal flooding caused by physical factors? Discuss!
  16. 16. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet How is coastal flooding caused by physical factors? Can you describe it? Can you explain it? Can you analyse it? Discuss!
  17. 17. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet How is coastal flooding caused by physical factors? Can you describe it? Can you explain it? Can you analyse it? Discuss! How did you reach that answer? Is there another viewpoint?
  18. 18. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet How is coastal flooding caused by physical factors? Can you describe it? Can you explain it? Can you analyse it? Discuss! How did you reach that answer? Is there another viewpoint? Take a few minutes to think it through! Now share your experience and talk about it with someone else for two minutes!
  19. 19. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! How is coastal flooding caused by human factors?
  20. 20. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! How is coastal flooding caused by human factors? Building on the floodplain? Deforestation?
  21. 21. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! ch po pand & develop ea Ex int! How is coastal flooding caused by human factors? Building on the floodplain? Deforestation?
  22. 22. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! ch po pand & develop ea Ex int! How is coastal flooding caused by human factors? nk them together? Can you li Building on the floodplain? Deforestation?
  23. 23. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! How can we manage this coastline?
  24. 24. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! How can we manage this coastline? What options are there? What should we conserve? Is it sustainable?
  25. 25. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! How can we manage this coastline? Hard Engineering? Soft Engineering? Managed Retreat? What options are there? What should we conserve? Is it sustainable?
  26. 26. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! How can we manage this coastline? Hard Engineering? Soft Engineering? Managed Retreat? What options are there? What should we conserve? Is it sustainable? Share your ideas with the group!
  27. 27. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! Which parts of the UK are most at flood risk?
  28. 28. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! Which parts of the UK are most at flood risk? Create a map to show this!
  29. 29. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Think! Which parts of the UK are most at flood risk? Create a map to show this! Now share it with the group
  30. 30. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Case Study w does the Ho Isles itish Br roblems? it’s flood p cope with
  31. 31. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Case Study Investigate the effects & responses to a flood Summarise it in exactly 200 words w does the Ho Isles itish Br roblems? it’s flood p cope with
  32. 32. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Case Study Investigate the effects & responses to a flood Summarise it in exactly 200 words Now share it with the group w does the Ho Isles itish Br roblems? it’s flood p cope with
  33. 33. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Discuss! How can we plan for future flooding?
  34. 34. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Discuss! What options are there? Is it sustainable? How can we plan for future flooding?
  35. 35. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Discuss! What options are there? Is it sustainable? How did you reach that answer? Is there another viewpoint? How can we plan for future flooding?
  36. 36. Learning Objective: To know & understand how & why weather & climate affects our planet Discuss! What options are there? Is it sustainable? How did you reach that answer? Is there another viewpoint? Take a few minutes to think it through! Now share your experience and talk about it with someone else for two minutes! How can we plan for future flooding?
  37. 37. Thank you! Thinking About flooding All images courtesy of www.shutterstock.com A primer on storms & floods Simon Jones 2014
  38. 38. Thank you! Thinking About flooding All images courtesy of www.shutterstock.com A primer on storms & floods l A t 0 Connect with me... http://www.linkedin.com/in/jonesy2010 View my portfolio... http://be.net/SimonJones2013 Follow me... https://twitter.com/jonesy2008 Contact me.. simon_jones_2@hotmail.com Simon Jones 2014
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