Education

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The Jurassic Coast offers unparalleled opportunities for cross curricular learning both inside and out of the classroom. 

Here you will find a range of resources to help you deliver exciting, thought-provoking lessons at a range of key stages and learning abilities. 

Our resources mainly focus on Geography, Citizenship and Science to encourage an appreciation of the values of the Jurassic Coast in the context of World Heritage.  

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The Dorset and East Devon Coast World Heritage Site

 
 
 
 
  • Triassic250-200 million years old
  • Jurassic200-145 million years old
  • Cretaceous145-65 million years old

The Dorset and East Devon Coast World Heritage Site covers 3 geological time periods; the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous. These are showcased in the 3 rock types found along the coast.