Thinking About A Volcano

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Another re-imagined and refined presentation. Thanks to all the staff & pupils for allowing me the time and space to work on this.
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Thinking About A Volcano

  1. 1. Thinking about aVolcano
  2. 2. What is happening here?
  3. 3. What is happening here?A pyroclastic flow!
  4. 4. What is happening here?A pyroclastic flow!Temperature:1000 degrees.
  5. 5. What is happening here?A pyroclastic flow!Temperature:1000 degrees.Speed:450 mph.
  6. 6. Watch! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vPRoTQYXwuY
  7. 7. Watch!http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vPRoTQYXwuY Is that clear? Does everyone understand that? Are there any questions? Would you like to see that again?
  8. 8. Think!Explain what a “Pyroclastic flow” is in exactly 20 words
  9. 9. Pompeii
  10. 10. PompeiiLearning Objective: I will be able to...Know what happened in A.D. 79Know it’s importance as a historical sourceProduce a diary that details the events of the eruption
  11. 11. Watch! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZC4-g-zzMdU
  12. 12. Watch!http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZC4-g-zzMdU Is that clear? Does everyone understand that? Are there any questions? Would you like to see that again?
  13. 13. Can you explain their story?
  14. 14. Think!Explain what happened at Pompeii in exactly 50 words
  15. 15. Watch! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MO5aQ3X0bOg
  16. 16. Watch!http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MO5aQ3X0bOg Is that clear? Does everyone understand that? Are there any questions? Would you like to see that again?
  17. 17. Think!Answer the next three questions in detailed sentences
  18. 18. What happens when a volcano like Vesuvius erupts?
  19. 19. How did it affect the city of Pompeii?
  20. 20. What happened to the people of Pompeii?
  21. 21. Let’s visit Pompeii!http://www.360cities.net/image/sede-degli-augustali-herculaneum#9.50,-30.80,70.0 “The Last days of Pompeii” Karl Bruilov,1833
  22. 22. Let’s visit Vesuvius!http://www.360cities.net/image/the-lookout-from-mount-vesuvius-italy#119.80,15.90,70.0
  23. 23. Watch! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4mg0j7Uzsg0
  24. 24. Watch!http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4mg0j7Uzsg0 Is that clear? Does everyone understand that? Are there any questions? Would you like to see that again?
  25. 25. Think!Put your self in the role of a survivor from Pompeii in A.D. 79
  26. 26. Your task
  27. 27. Your taskThink about what you would see, hear, taste andsmell if you were caught in the eruption
  28. 28. Your taskThink about what you would see, hear, taste andsmell if you were caught in the eruptionWrite a diary that describes the events that tookplace and how you survived
  29. 29. My name is (Julius/Julia). I am a slave whoescaped from the eruption at Pompeii. This ismy story.Before the eruption...During the eruption...After the eruption...
  30. 30. My name is (Julius/Julia). I am a slave whoescaped from the eruption at Pompeii. This ismy story. Key WordsBefore the eruption... Vesuvius Eruption PompeiiDuring the eruption... Volcano SulphurAfter the eruption... Fearful Tremor
  31. 31. Why is Pompeii important in history?
  32. 32. Watch! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dn14wkg0mhM
  33. 33. Watch!http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dn14wkg0mhM Is that clear? Does everyone understand that? Are there any questions? Would you like to see that again?
  34. 34. Think!Answer the next three questions in detailed sentences
  35. 35. Think!Answer the next three questions in detailed sentences yo u wa n t t o be ch a l le nge d or if a s ‘s ketc h n ote s’! dr aw t h e m
  36. 36. Why is Pompeii important in history? What does it tell us about Roman life?
  37. 37. Why is Pompeii important in history? What does it tell us about Roman life? Why is it important to us?
  38. 38. Why is Pompeii important in history? What does it tell us about Roman life? Why is it important to us? What can we learn from it?
  39. 39. Challenge!
  40. 40. Challenge!Write a really great question to test other pupils about Pompeii
  41. 41. Challenge!Write a really great question to test other pupils about PompeiiNow write the “model answer” to go with your question
  42. 42. PompeiiLearning Objective: I will be able to...Know what happened in A.D. 79Know it’s importance as a historical sourceProduce a diary that details the events of the eruption
  43. 43. Gratius tu!
  44. 44. Thinking about aVolcanoImagesEveryone on Flickr Simon Jones 2012The Big Picture/ Boston Globe simon_jones_2@hotmail.comFffound http://about.me/jonesy2011

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