This system has the ability to show names of heritage sites that may be permanently lost, local sports facilities rendered unusable, or suburbs likely to be worst affected. This aids students in understanding the human impact of such events, while making it clear that such events are constrained to the regions in which they occur.
This system brings together several elements of the Earth Science syllabus. Students will see the effect a volcano can have on there local water and electricity supplies, therefore giving them an understanding of how the dynamic nature of the planet affects the human and natural world.
Students will see how a storm surge will affect their local area and gain an understanding of how the dynamic nature of the planet affects the human and natural world This is displayed in measurable terms to which they can easily relate. They visually retain an understanding of natural disasters, the need for resilience and the impact on individuals in those contexts.