Japan Complete Six Week Unit Plan with Teaching Resources

Japan Complete Six Week Unit Plan with Teaching Resources

A unit plan about Japan for Key Stage Two. The bundle includes: • A guide to using the resources • A detailed and differentiated plan with the planning and teaching resources for ten lessons • Resources • Links to videos and websites • A six-week teaching resource for every lesson in Powerpoint
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Dovedale National Park SCHOOL TRIP

Dovedale National Park SCHOOL TRIP

Everything you need to plan and enjoy visiting Dovedale National Nature Reserve. Attachments: Prior to trip: Risk Assessment Letter to Parents During trip: Dovedale Activity Pack After trip: Dovedale ‘Recount’ activity Water-colour painting activity + Slide showing ‘real’ picture
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Year 2: 'Our Home' Unit of Work + Resources!

Year 2: 'Our Home' Unit of Work + Resources!

A great unit of work (plus resources) ideal for Year 2 or Year 3 students. Children will learn and explore about WHERE THEY LIVE. Learning Intentions covered: To explain where we live in the world To explain where we live in the UK To identify counties To describe what Staffordshire is famous for To use the 4 main compass points To explain the function of the National Trust To identify and draw animals found in Staffordshire To visit an area of outstanding natural beauty cared for by the National Trust Though this unit of work is focused around Staffordshire in England, it can easily be adapted.
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London Zoo

London Zoo

This set of resources is designed for teaching a topic about London Zoo. It includes a variety of lessons (e.g. Geography, History and Science) and is suitable for KS1 and lower KS2. The planning, presentations and activities are also available individually on the TES. If you like this resource, please review it. If you have any suggestions or feedback, contact me at eddiebray@yahoo.co.uk. I am also looking for teachers to test new resources. Get in touch if you would like to help!
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London Zoo - planning and topic title page

London Zoo - planning and topic title page

This is the medium term plan for a topic about London Zoo. The unit includes a variety of lessons (e.g. Geography, History, Science) and is suitable for KS1 and lower KS2. The presentations and activities described in this unit plan are available on the TES, either as individual lessons or as a bundle. If you like this resource, please review it. If you have any suggestions or feedback, contact me at eddiebray@yahoo.co.uk. I am also looking for teachers to test new resources – please get in touch if you would like to help.
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Compass directions at London Zoo

Compass directions at London Zoo

This lesson is suitable for children in KS1 and lower KS2. It is part of a wider unit about London Zoo and is an ideal preparatory lesson for a trip there. The engaging presentation first introduces children to compass directions. It then challenges them to describe the location of animals at London Zoo using north, east, south and west. In the activity, children describe the position of animals at London Zoo using compass directions. It is differentiated two ways: LA - Children have colour coded questions so they can locate animals quickly. MA/UA -Children have to find the animals themselves. In the extension activity, children are challenged to state the position of animals in relation to other animals (e.g. The owls are north of the gibbons). If you like this resource, please review it! If you have any suggestions or feedback, contact me at eddiebray@yahoo.co.uk. I am also looking for teachers to test new resources – please get in touch if you would like to help.
eddiebray
Grid references at London Zoo

Grid references at London Zoo

This lesson is suitable for children in KS1 and lower KS2. It is part of a wider unit about London Zoo and is an ideal preparatory lesson for a trip there. The colourful presentation first introduces children to grid references. It then challenges them to find animals on a map of London Zoo and use grid references to describe their position. In the activity, children describe the position of animals at London Zoo using grid references. It is differentiated two ways: LA - Children have colour coded questions so they can locate animals more easily. MA/UA -Children have to find the animals themselves. In the extension activity, children are challenged to give grid references of other locations at the zoo (e.g. the gift shop). If you like this resource, please review it! If you have any suggestions or feedback, contact me at eddiebray@yahoo.co.uk. I am also looking for teachers to test new resources – please get in touch if you would like to help.
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Map skills lessons - complete set

Map skills lessons - complete set

There are seven (7) lessons in this bundle. It’s the complete set of map skill lessons that is usually taught to year 7s at the beginning of the school year. This bundle will cover your planning for entire first half-term. All the resources to deliver the lessons are included in the ppts. The ppts are very easy to follow and answers to practice tasks are included to make it easy for non-specialist who might be teaching this topic. The lessons are very practical so students will be doing most of the work while the teacher can provide one-one attention. The lessons included are: Qualities of a good map Map symbols Map scales Compass coordinates Grid reference Relief Contours A description of each lesson can be found on my page for each individual lesson.
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Grid reference

Grid reference

This is a KS3 lesson on 4 figure and 6 figure grid reference. Grid reference is a skill that students often forget so this lesson is ideal for a GCSE group and can be used specifically as a revision tool. The lesson can Key facts about the lesson are: The content covered by the lesson are; Definition of the grid reference, how to use four figure grid reference, how to use six figure grid reference, practice tasks. Learning resources used in the lesson are; Quiz, grid reference practice tasks, map task and short summary writing tasks. Other facts; The answers for the practice activities are included on the ppt which makes it even easier for non specialists to deliver. What do you get in the package? The lesson is planned in detail all of the resources for teaching the lesson are included in the ppt; starter, learning activities with resources, clear outline of learning tasks and a plenary. Now just download and teach!
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KS3 Map skills unit of work

KS3 Map skills unit of work

A collection of 12 lessons introducing map skills. These include continents and oceans, latitude and longitude, OS map symbols, direction, four and six figure grid references, relief and contour lines and the use of scale. The unit includes work on the major countries of the worls and Europe, as well as human and physical features of the UK. Each lesson has starter activities and success criteria, and is supported by activities and video clips.
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Location of China

Location of China

Location of China This lesson allows students to map the location of china and describe the locational of China geographically using key terms and compass directions. This lesson has knowledge checks with a self assessment opportunity as well as an assessment opportunity with success criteria and modeling. Learning objective/WALT (We are learning to): WALT: describe geographically The main lesson is on Smart Notebook and resources are in PPT format or word. Resources for the lesson saved in the attachment section (paper clip) on the SNB. Differntiated map of China.
carolinemcleggan5
Climate change and tropical storms

Climate change and tropical storms

Climate change and tropical storms Learning objective/WALT (We are learning to): WALT: To examine how climate change influences storms This lesson has knowledge checks with a self assessment opportunities. The use of the AQA GCSE Geography Oxford book should/could be used in conjunction with this lesson.
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BUNDLE:  Paul the Apostle Activity Books

BUNDLE: Paul the Apostle Activity Books

Here’s a wonderful bundle of resources to help you teach your students about the adventures of Paul the Apostle in a fun creative way. This BUNDLE includes two Activity Books: ⭐️Paul’s Journeys Quiz Activity Book: Includes 71 pages of fun and engaging Bible quizzes, maps, and creative writing & coloring activities. Plus detailed scripture references and an Answer Key for teachers. ⭐️The Life of Paul the Apostle Activity Book: Contains 20 Bible story units (119 pages) packed with activities covering Paul’s incredible adventures, including Road to Damascus, Paul in Cyprus, Paul & Silas in Prison, The Bereans, Shipwrecked! and many more! A fantastic way to introduce children to the early church and the crucial role Paul played in spreading the true gospel. Each unit includes a Bible story coloring worksheet, a fill-in-the-blanks Bible passage, a word search puzzle or crossword, coloring activity page and Bible Task Cards. Plus original illustrations, detailed scripture references and an Answer Key for teachers. Very little teacher prep needed. Just print the activity sheets you need, and go! WHO IS IT FOR? 3rd Graders (8 to 9-year-olds) 4th Graders (9 to 10-year-olds) 5th Graders (10 to 11-year-olds) 6th Graders (11 to 12-year-olds) 7th Graders (12 to 13-year-olds) 8th Graders (13 to 14-year-olds) Visual Learners Homeschoolers Interactive learners For more inspiring educational resources visit: <a href=“https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/pip29”>Bible Pathway Adventures</a>
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Map skills

Map skills

There are 4 lessons in this bundle. Qualities of a good map: This lesson covers what is a map, what should all good maps have, how to draw sketch maps and what are mental maps Map symbols: This lesson covers what are map symbols, how to use symbols to learn about a place, identifying different OS map symbols. Map sclaes: This lesson covers what are scales, how are scales used, types of map scales, scaling things up and scaling things down. Compass coordinates: This lesson covers 4, 8 and 16 point compass, how to use compass and what are hemispheres.
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Shape and height of land on maps

Shape and height of land on maps

There are two lessons in this bundle on relief. The 1st lesson introduces the three techniques used to show height and shape of landscapes on maps (spot heights, colour shading and contours). The 1st lesson focuses on spot heights and colour shading in detail with good practical activities that will engage students. The 2nd leson focuses entirely on contours and how they can be used to describe the height and shape of the land. Here they are also goo pratical engaging activities. Both lessons are planned in detail and all the learning/teaching resources are included in the ppt. Just download and teach!
suddy23
Contours

Contours

This is a KS3 / KS2 lesson on reading contours. It is a very good practical lesson that will get students really involved in map work. Key facts about the lesson are: The content covered by the lesson are; Definition of the term contours, how to use contour lines, practice giving height using contours, how do contours show steep and gentle slopes, creating your own map with contour lines. Learning resources used in the lesson are; quiz, contour map work using grid references, matching contour lines with shape of land task, drawing contour lines on a map. Other facts; The answers for the practice activities are included on the ppt which makes it even easier for non specialists to deliver. What do you get in the package? The lesson is planned in detail all of the resources for teaching the lesson are included in the ppt; starter, learning activities with resources, clear outline of learning tasks and a plenary. Now just download and teach!
suddy23
Where is Brazil

Where is Brazil

Map work and geographical location description lesson. LOs: WALT: use key terms to describe the location of a place geographically Differentiation: hard, harder, hardest tasks. Assessment opportunity: geographical description with success criteria. Main lesson is in smart notebook. Resources are PPT/PDF. Knowledge checks included with self assessment opportunities
carolinemcleggan5
Map scales

Map scales

This is a KS3 / KS2 lesson on using map scales. As with most map skills lesson this is a practical lesson which will engage students at any level. Key facts about the lesson are: The content covered by the lesson are; Explanation of what a scale does, common scales used on maps (ratio, word and line scales), how to use scales, how to scale objects up and down, practice tasks. Learning resources used in the lesson are; map task, scaling things up practice task sheet, scaling things down practice task sheet, peer learning. Other facts; The answers for the practice activities are included on the ppt which makes it even easier for non specialists to deliver. What do you get in the package: The lesson is planned in detail and all of the resources for teaching the lesson are included in the ppt; starter, learning activities with resources, clear outline of learning tasks and a plenary. Now just download and teach!
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CHINA - Printable Handouts with map and flag

CHINA - Printable Handouts with map and flag

Introduce your students to China with this printable handout of two worksheets (plus answer key). Your students will read a brief overview of China (location, capital, language, flag), write ‘Beijing’ next to the star on the map to show the capital of China, color the flag and map, then use the map and compass to answer 10 questions. Colored pencils or crayons are needed for this activity. For use with Interactive Notebooks: After your students complete the handouts, they will cut out the map, flag and compass and paste into the notebook under the topic Asia / Sub-topic: China. Under the map, your students will write a summary in their own words of what they now know about China. Thank you so much for using my Geography worksheets in your classroom! Notes: China shares land borders with 14 countries: Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar, India, Bhutan, Nepal, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Mongolia, and North Korea. Pacific Ocean. Cardinal ordinal directions.
tspeelman
Investigating Rivers

Investigating Rivers

This set of resources is designed for teaching the KS2 Geography unit ‘Investigating Rivers’. The planning, presentations and activities are also available individually on the TES. If you like this resource, please review it. If you have any suggestions or feedback, contact me at eddiebray@yahoo.co.uk. I am also looking for teachers to test new resources. Get in touch if you would like to help!
eddiebray
Investigating Rivers - medium term plan & topic title page

Investigating Rivers - medium term plan & topic title page

This is the medium term plan for the KS2 Geography unit ‘Investigating Rivers’. A topic cover page is also included. The presentations and activities described in this unit plan are available on the TES, either as individual lessons or as a bundle. If you like this resource, please review it. If you have any suggestions or feedback, contact me at eddiebray@yahoo.co.uk. I am also looking for teachers to test new resources – please get in touch if you would like to help!
eddiebray
Rivers - Investigating features of the River Thames on maps and satellite photos

Rivers - Investigating features of the River Thames on maps and satellite photos

This resource is aimed at upper KS2 or lower KS3 children and is part of a wider Rivers unit (see Rivers - medium term plan). In the presentation, children are taken on a journey from the source to the mouth of the River Thames. Starting at Thames Head, the source of the River Thames, children investigate maps and satellite photos and try to identify common river features along the way. Other locations include Windsor Castle, the Isle of Dogs in London and the mouth of the river at Southend-on-Sea. The writing-based activity challenges children to first label each map/satellite photo and then write a paragraph describing the location and river features they can see. It is differentiated two ways: LA - Children have maps/satellite photos and cloze procedure paragraphs to complete. MA/UA - Children have maps/satellite photos, a wordbank and write their own paragraphs. If you like this resource, please review it. I will happily send you a free resource of your choice in return for a review or useful suggestions/feedback. Contact me at eddiebray@yahoo.co.uk
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Showing relief on maps

Showing relief on maps

This is a KS3 / KS2 lesson on showing relief on maps. It is a very good practical lesson that will get students really involved in map work. Key facts about the lesson are: The content covered by the lesson are; Definition of the term relief, explanation of how spot heights, contours and colour shading show relief, identifying the height of places on a map using the three (3) relief methods, and creating a relief map using colour shading techniques. Learning resources used in the lesson are; Picture study, short writing task, map work task, and colour shading sketch map task. The lesson is planned in detail all of the resources for teaching the lesson are included in the ppt; starter, learning activities with resources, clear outline of learning tasks and a plenary. You can use textbooks to provide background information on relief but it is not necessary. Now just download and teach!
suddy23
Compass coordinates

Compass coordinates

This is a KS3 / KS2 lesson on compass points. It is an excellent lesson to peak students’ interest in maps and to pass on map skills. Key facts about the lesson are: The content covered by the lesson are; Description of a compass and its purpose, using 4, 8 and 16 point compasses, locating places in different hemispheres of the earth (northern, southern, western an eastern). Learning resources used in the lesson are; labelling compass coordinates, atlas compass task, hemisphere atlas task. Other facts; The answers for the practice activities are included on the ppt which makes it even easier for non specialists to deliver. The lesson is planned in detail and most of the resources for teaching the lesson are included in the ppt; starter, learning activities with resources, clear outline of learning tasks and a plenary. You will need atlases/maps of the UK for this task. Now just download and teach!
suddy23
Introduction to weather and climate

Introduction to weather and climate

A lesson which is introducing the topic of weather and climate. It goes through the basics of what weather is and how it is measured and also the different climate biomes that exist around the world.
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Population density

Population density

This is a KS3 lesson on population density. It is also a good lesson for a KS2 group. Key facts about the lesson are: The content covered by the lesson are; definition of population density, explanation of the concepts densely and sparsely populated, UK population density, world population density and factors that influence population density. Learning resources used in the lesson are; Starter quiz, sketching task, picture study, cartograms (UK and world) and short writing tasks. The lesson is planned in detail and all of the resources for teaching the lesson are included in the ppt; starter, learning activities with resources, clear outline of learning tasks and a plenary. Now just download and teach!
suddy23
50 States of the USA

50 States of the USA

Can your students name all 50 states of the United States of America? This bundle includes a printable map of the United States to color and learn; a printable map where your students will write the name of each state on the map, a printable worksheet where your students will fill in the blank letters for each US State, and a Word Search Puzzle where your students will find all 50 states in the puzzle and then write the leftover letters to spell out a fun-fact about the United States. (The ‘fun fact’ from the leftover letters will read: The longest boardwalk in the world is located in the United States in New Jersey in Atlantic City.) Also included is a blank State Fact Sheet that your students can use to research a specific state. The Pledge of Allegiance worksheet to match the word to the definition (pledge, allegiance, republic, indivisible, liberty, justice). Thank you so much for using my printable worksheets in your classroom!
tspeelman
Population growth – India case study

Population growth – India case study

This is a KS3 lesson on population growth with India used as a case study. It can also be used with a GCSE group. Key facts about the lesson are: The content covered by the lesson are; definition of population growth & natural increase, location of India (site and situation), India’s population growth trend since 1950, historical reasons for population growth in India, reasons for current population growth in India. Learning resources used in the lesson are; keyword association task, map task, graph analysis task (numeracy here), video clip, pair discussion and writing task. Answers to most of the task are in the note section below each slide of ppt. This will make it easy for non-specialist to deliver the lesson. The lesson is planned in detail and all of the resources for teaching the lesson are included in the ppt; starter, learning activities with resources, clear outline of learning tasks and a plenary. You will only need atlases with maps of Asia. Now just download and teach!
suddy23
Urban Environments - Edexcel IGCSE

Urban Environments - Edexcel IGCSE

Full unit of work for Urban Environments. Specifically designed for the new Edexcel IGCSE. This is to be taught alongside rural environments and economic activity & energy. All lesson are for 50 minutes to 1 hour of teaching time. Includes supporting worksheets for lessons - no additional resources are required. All lessons have a starter and lesson aim. Extension tasks and homework also included. All PowerPoints in the same signature style. Lesson sequence: 1 - An increasingly urban world 2 - The emergence of megacities 3 - Burgess model and the CBD 4 - Rio de Janeiro 5 - Social challenges in Rio 6 - Economic challenges in Rio 7 - Managing squatter settlements 8 - Planning for Rio’s future 9 - The future of cities 10 - Where do people live in the UK? 11 - Introducing Bristol 12 - How can urban change create social opportunities 13 - Bristol’s economy 14 - How can urban change affect the environment? 15 - Environmental challenges and change in Bristol 16 - Social inequality 17 - New housing in Bristol 18 - The Temple Quarter regeneration 19 - Rural service provision 20 - Urban service provision 21 - Nigeria 22 - Exploring Nigeria 23 - Nigeria in the wider world 24 - Manufacturing in Nigeria 25 - Aid to Nigeria 26 - Managing environmental issues 27 - Quality of life in Nigeria 28 - Life in Nigeria (Documentary) For more resources visit This is Geography. Full SoW for all new GCSE specifications - AQA, Edexcel, OCR, CIE IGCSE, Edexcel IGCSE and Eduqas. As well as over 200 lessons for KS3 and KS2. Want something bespoke designing? Email us for further details info@thisisgeography.co.uk
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Passport

Passport

For more information visit my blog; https://mrsgeographyblog.wordpress.com/2016/08/03/passport-to-geography/
MrsGeography16
Brazil

Brazil

Three lessons as a part of a SOW about Brazil which was created for a weak ability KS3 group.
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Where is Brazil?

Where is Brazil?

A whole lesson introducing students to where Brazil is and its key features. This was produced for a weaker ability KS3 class as a part of a Brazil SOW
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World map jig saw

World map jig saw

A worksheet for students to arrange and label continents into a world map perspective. For full description check out my blog : https://mrsgeographyblog.wordpress.com/2016/08/03/map-jig-saw-puzzles/
MrsGeography16
HAITI - Printable Handouts with Map and Flag

HAITI - Printable Handouts with Map and Flag

Introduce your students to HAITI with this printable, interactive handout of 2 worksheets (plus answer key). Your students will read a brief overview of Haiti (location, capital, flag, islands); write ‘Port-au-Prince’ next to the star on the map to show the capital of Haiti, color the flag and map of Haiti, and then use the map and compass to answer 8 questions on page 2. For use with Interactive Notebooks: After the handout is completed and the map and flag are colored and questions are answered, cut out the map and flag of Haiti and paste into the notebook under the title ‘Haiti.’ Under the map and flag, your students will write a summary in their own words of what they now know about Haiti. Haiti and surrounding: Caribbean Sea, Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Gonâve, Dominican Republic, Cuba. Island of Hispaniola. Islands of Haiti include: Tortuga, Gonâve, Île-à-Vache, and Les Cayemites. Coat of Arms: L’Union Fait La Force (Unity Is Strength). Cardinal, ordinal direction. Thank you so much for using my Geography worksheets in your classroom! I hope you like using them. Reviews are very much appreciated!
tspeelman
Population  - Introduction

Population - Introduction

This is a KS3 lesson on population. It can also easily be used with a GCSE group. The content and skills are relevant to the nee GCSE specs. Key facts about the lesson are: The content covered by the lesson are; definition of population, population facts such as current world population, birth & death rates, age breakdown of the world’s population etc, distribution of the most populous countries in the world and natural increase. Learning resources used in the lesson are; quiz, real time population change weblink, mapping task, numeracy task and a short writing task. The lesson is planned in detail and all of the resources for teaching the lesson are included in the ppt; starter, learning activities with resources, clear outline of learning tasks and a plenary. You will only need atlases for this lesson. Now just download and teach!
suddy23
CUBA - Printable handouts with map and flag

CUBA - Printable handouts with map and flag

Teach your students about Cuba with this printable handout of 2 worksheets (plus answer key). Your students will read a brief overview of Cuba (location, capital, flag), write ‘Havana’ next to the star on the map to show the capital, then color the flag and map of Cuba and surrounding. Then they will use the map and compass to answer 5 multiple-choice questions on page 2. For use with Interactive Notebooks: After the handout is completed and the map and flag are colored, cut out the map, flag and compass and paste into the notebook under the topic of CUBA. Under the map, your students will write a summary in their own words of what they now know about Cuba. Cuba and surrounding: Jamaica, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, United States, Florida, the Bahamas, Caribbean Sea, Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico. North America, Central America. Cardinal, ordinal directions. Isla de la Juventud.
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