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The Earth's crust Print Page


  • Looking inside the earth
    The internal structure of the Earth consists of three main parts, the crust, mantle and core. The division between the crust and the mantle is called the Moho.
  • Pangea continent maps
    Includes maps of the world millions of years ago


Pangea,  also spelled Pangaea,  in early geologic time, a “supercontinent” that incorporated almost all of Earth’s landmasses and covered nearly one-third of Earth’s surface. CLICK HERE to read more.



Click on the link below for the activity worksheet.


Interactive structure of the earth

Click on the image to see what's inside the earth!


Layers of the earth rap


Continental drift and plate tectonics


Formation of pangea


Books in Nganala Library Hub

Cover Art
Geological change - Denise Walker
Call Number: 551 WAL
ISBN: 9780237530006
Chapter 2 The earth's rocky crust

Cover Art
Call Number: 550 EAR
ISBN: 1405300183
Chapter : The changing earth

Cover Art
The Changing Earth - Anne Garton
Call Number: 550 GAR
ISBN: 9780521526807
Includes continental drift


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