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One City – Two Earthquakes

One city two earthquakes cover.
Level 3 nov 2011 cover.

by Jenna Tinkle

This informative article answers commonly asked questions about earthquakes, with specific reference to the Christchurch earthquakes in September 2010 and February 2011. The text explains what liquefaction is and how earthquakes happen, and it includes instructions for what to do in an earthquake. 

Series: School Journal, Level 3 November 2011

Learning area: Science

Curriculum level: 3

Reading year level: 5

Category: Non-fiction

Related titles: Listed in TSM

Topics: questions, earthquakes, Christchurch, September 2010, February 2011, liquefaction, safety

In: School Journal, Level 3 November 2011

Publication date: November 2011

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