Rivers » Games and interactive activities

Cross section match up image

Cross section match up

In this game, pupils simply need to drag the labels to where they think they go. This can lead to some healthy debate in the class about whether the labels are in the correct position! To reset simply click the refresh tab on the internet browser or..

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Drainage basin match up image

Drainage basin match up

In this game, pupils simply need to drag the labels to where they think they go. This can lead to some healthy debate in the class about whether the labels are in the correct position! To reset simply click the refresh tab on the internet browser or..

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Flood hydrograph activity

This activity requires pupils to label up the flood hydrograph correctly. It would end the flood hydrograph living graph lesson nicely. 

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Guess what water on the land image

Guess what water on the land

A taboo style game where 1 pupil has to have his or her back to the board. Pupils then take turns describing key words to this person, without using a set of banned key words.

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Long profile changes match up image

Long profile changes match up

This match up activity requires pupils to match up the correct terms with the correct part of the river. To do this they simpley need to drag the terms on the right hand side across.

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River flooding penalty shootout

This penalty shootout is designed specifically for KS4 pupils. Pupils simply answer a question and then take their penalty. It has the option for 1 or 2 players and works well with the class split into two teams.

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River landforms- waterfall activites

This set of three interactive pages focuses on waterfalls, their formation and features. Pupils cannot click next to attempt page two until the first has been tried. The mark, reset and back buttons all work to improve the activity. 

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River Mississippi penalty shootout image

River Mississippi penalty shootout

This penalty shootout is designed specifically for KS4 pupils. Pupils simply answer a question and then take their penalty. It has the option for 1 or 2 players and works well with the class split into two teams.

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River processes- long profile activities

This set of interactive pages focuses on the changes in a river's long profile and the features that are associated with it. Pupils cannot click next to attempt page two until the first has been tried. The mark, reset and back buttons all work to..

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Rivers penalty shootout image

Rivers penalty shootout

This penalty shootout is designed specifically for KS4 pupils. Pupils simply answer a question and then take their penalty. It has the option for 1 or 2 players and works well with the class split into two teams.

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Water on the land en garde image

Water on the land en garde

This sword fighting question game can be played as 1 or 2 player, making it ideal to recap material as a class or in groups.

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Water on the land half a min image

Water on the land half a min

This task gives pupils a key word from the topic that is jumbled up. Pupils have 30 seconds to enter the correct answer, against the countdown timer.

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Water on the land terms match up image

Water on the land terms match up

This match up activity requires pupils to drag the correct defintions to the correct answers. In this case they need to match up the key words with their definitions.

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