What is a Fjord?

Today the Year 9 students reading Roald Dahl’s autobiography ‘Boy’, found out a little bit about Norway. Roald had gone to Norway with his family for a holiday and there was talk of fjords. So what is a fjord?

Well, a great website to find out all about them is Wonderopolis.

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Wonderopolis is a great site as it connects the learning we do in our schools, our homes, and our communities, Wonderopolis walks the line between formal and informal education. Each day, they pose an intriguing question and explore it in a variety of ways. Their approach both informs and encourages new questions, sparking new paths of wonder and discovery in family and classroom settings.

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