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Features of rivers

Use the web to find out about how different physical features of rivers are formed. Research the different parts of a river, such as:

  • Source
  • Confluence
  • Floodplain
  • Mouth
  • Oxbow lake
  • Meander
  • Valley
  • Waterfall

Use the following clip to help you. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zyt9q6f/revision/4

                                                     https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00y824g/clips

 

 

 

River Dolphins

 

Use the web to find out about the little known river dolphin. Compare river and marine dolphins, describing their differences in their physical characteristics, feeding, habitats and life cycles.

Identify human factors that endanger river dolphin species.

Create an information page about the creatures.

Use the following clips to help you - https://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/00000144-0a28-d3cb-a96c-7b2d1ba00000

                                                         https://wwf.panda.org/knowledge_hub/endangered_species/cetaceans/

                                                         https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/animals-and-nature/whales-dolphins-and-porpoises/ganges-river-dolphin/

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