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CLIP 8442

Writing an explanation of beach formation

Writing an explanation of beach formation

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Key Info
  • Writing an explanation of beach formation
  • Duration: 04:16
  • How to write an explanation based on beach formation. To write an explanation of how a beach is formed, first gather information about the main stages of erosion. Place these events in chronological order and use time connectives to bring the steps together.
  • Subject:



    Seaside and Coast

  • Keywords: explanation, chronological order, time connective, beach formation
Ideas for use in class
  • Useful as an example of writing an explanation. Could use in conjunction with clips 8441, 8443, 8444.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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