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.
suddy23
Deposition landforms

Deposition landforms

Deposition landforms Learning objective/WALT (We are learning to): WALT: describe how devotional landforms are formed in sequence. 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. This lesson has knowledge checks with a self assessment opportunities as well as and assessment opportunity (exam practice) with success criteria and a model answer. Good link to OS maps and identification of landforms of deposition.
carolinemcleggan5
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>
pip29
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.
suddy23
Britain's varied coastlines

Britain's varied coastlines

Britain’s varied coastlines Learning objective/WALT (We are learning to) : WALT: describe and compare Britain’s beaches 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. This lesson has knowledge checks with a self assessment opportunity Students will find that Britain’s beaches vary in terms of rock type, use and popularity.
carolinemcleggan5
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
The Life of Paul the Apostle Activity Book

The Life of Paul the Apostle Activity Book

Here’s a wonderful set of resources to help your students learn about Paul the Apostle in a fun and engaging way. Contains 20 Bible story units 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 invites students to explore Paul’s life further through 119 pages of worksheets, coloring activities, puzzles and task cards. Our worksheets include original illustrations, detailed scripture references for further Bible reading and an Answer Key for teachers. The perfect resource to keep on hand for Homeschoolers, Sunday and Sabbath school teachers, and parents. 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) Visual Learners Homeschoolers Interactive learners Children’s Ministry Leaders EACH BIBLE STORY UNIT INCLUDES **Bible story coloring worksheet **What’s the Word? Bible passage **Word search puzzle or crossword **Coloring activity page **Bible Task Cards **Plus an Answer Key for teachers and parents INCLUDES 20 BIBLE STORY UNITS Stoning of Stephen Road to Damascus Escape from Damascus Paul on Cyprus Paul in Pisidian Antioch Paul visits Lystra The Jerusalem Council Paul and the Slave Girl Paul and Silas in Prison Paul in Thessalonica Paul and the Bereans Paul visits Athens Paul in Corinth Riot in Ephesus Eutychus falls asleep Paul visits the Temple The plot against Paul Paul before Felix Paul meets King Agrippa Shipwrecked!
pip29
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
eddiebray
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
Passport

Passport

For more information visit my blog; https://mrsgeographyblog.wordpress.com/2016/08/03/passport-to-geography/
MrsGeography16
GCSE AQA 9-1 Geography Section A Subject Specific Vocabulary Natural Hazards Bundle

GCSE AQA 9-1 Geography Section A Subject Specific Vocabulary Natural Hazards Bundle

These resources cover all the key subject specific vocabulary used in the AQA 9-1 GCSE Paper 1 , Section A , Natural Hazards. The sheets can be used individually to as starters or quick recap activities. Answer sheets are included and a powerpoint slides can be simply ‘dropped in’ to existing lessons to allow for quick self marking /checking. PDF and editable versions included.
tosh740
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
Population structure/pyramids

Population structure/pyramids

This is a KS3 lesson on population structure. 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 structure (including definitions of the terms young dependent, elderly dependent and working age group), description on how to use population pyramids, comparing population pyramids of HICs and LICs, advantages and disadvantages of an ageing population. Learning resources used in the lesson are; Keyword matching task, graph analysis, peer discussion and 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. Now just download and teach!
suddy23
Regeneration in Salford, North West

Regeneration in Salford, North West

A worksheet for mixed ability students to identify positive impacts of regeneration at Salford Quays, in Manchester, North West England. Students have to identify social, economic and environmental impacts and sort the statements in to the correct categories on a venn diagram.
rwood77
An introduction to Germany WebQuest – Puzzles and Research

An introduction to Germany WebQuest – Puzzles and Research

A web-based activity to introduce students to German geography and culture and first German words. Unlike other webquests, students here use internet research to solve puzzles and codes while learning about Germany. It also does not require any printing as all answers are entered and checked in the webpage. Ideal activity at the beginning of a course in German language or European geography or as a fun activity last lesson before the holidays. The activity includes tasks on: • Germany’s location in the world • Main points of German geography • pictures of German cities • 360-degree picture quests • famous Germans • German companies and what they produce • Greetings in German • German numbers and days of the week
jusch12
End of Year Geography Quiz

End of Year Geography Quiz

A generic Geography quiz that is ideal for a fun end of term activity. The quiz is suitable for both KS3 and KS4 classes and has 5 rounds consisting of: Famous Landmarks Flags of the World Geographical Movie Titles Country Outlines Megacity Locations The answers are provided at the end of the presentation and there is a worksheet that students can complete. The total marks for the quiz are out of 50.
amac89
Places Unit of work 7 lessons including test

Places Unit of work 7 lessons including test

This unit of work has been written for the start of Year 7, but could be used within any of KS3 or even adapted to Year 6. It starts off with what a place is and describing where we live in the world. It then uses local fieldwork to investigate places and moves on to improving knowledge of the UK, Europe and the World. You will need to adapt the fieldwork lessons slightly due to the local surroundings to your school, but this will only involve a localised google map and a couple of images. There is a test at the end of the unit.
sykesm2
Castles in the UK

Castles in the UK

As part of our Towers, Tunnels and Turrets topic in year 2 will be exploring UK castles. Geography / History Worksheets included: Castle visit sheet - to be completed prior to visiting a castle Identify the UK’s capital cities and their castles on a map Identify land features that each UK capital cities castles are built on or near and why (differentiated 3 ways) Identify land features of the UK capital cities castles
blkbeauty26
Coast SOW KS3

Coast SOW KS3

8 Lesson SOW plus an Assessment and DIRT lesson. All worksheets and resources provided no need for textbooks. Includes exam questions with self and peer assessment. All lessons include challenge tasks. Includes: Introduction to Coasts Coastal Processes Erosional Landforms Longshore Drift Depositional Landforms Planning a Coastal Walk Happisburgh Case Study Coastal Management
alicenutman
Lesson 1 - What is the Coast Like?

Lesson 1 - What is the Coast Like?

Introduction lesson to Coastal SOW for KS3. Includes use of the coastline, jobs and trade. Main activity is Atlas task for major coastal areas in the UK. Differentiated LO. Challenge questions and tasks included.
alicenutman
The United Kingdom

The United Kingdom

A complete unit for KS3. The lessons cover the UK for a human geographers perspective and a physical geographers perspective. All the lessons have starters/connect activities, main/activate and demonstrate activities and plenary/consolidation activities. The worksheets have been created and included at the end of each presentation. Answers have been provided and all you need to do is click through the PowerPoint, making self/peer assessment easy. Below is a summary of the main activities in each lesson. Lesson 1: A mapping activity, so students understand where the different human and physical features of the UK are. Lesson 2: What is England? This lesson breaks down what is meant by the UK and it different states. Lesson 3: Students use their learning from the previous two lessons and use data to help them explain the distribution of the UK’s population. Lesson 4: The weather and climate of the UK, students will use figures to help explain why the UK has such a varied climate. Lesson 5: Why are some areas in the UK wetter than others, students will use sources to explain this. Lesson 6: Students will use census data to make conclusions about the UKs population. Lesson 7: What is the EU and the Commonwealth and how are we connected to the rest of the world.
MrTheo
Geography ~ Countries Anagram Starter

Geography ~ Countries Anagram Starter

Geography Anagram Lesson Starter, spares roughly the first 8-10 minutes of the lesson once started. More time can easily be spared by going through the answers. Included is the Student Copy Marked -SC- and the Teacher Copy (answers) Marked -TC- NB: This starter is Hard and will really get the brains going in your students. I hope you enjoy your starter, please feel free to leave feedback on how I can improve resources but also recommendations on future resources you would like to see. BaileyRuth
baileyruth
Dinosaur Topic year 2

Dinosaur Topic year 2

A whole term’s worth of lessons which refer to the national curriculum’s year 2 objectives for history, geography, art and D+T. This bundle includes resources such as ActivInspire flipcharts, worksheets and success criteria.
Kayleighp92
Year 2 Dinosaur Topic resources

Year 2 Dinosaur Topic resources

These resources go with the medium term plan for Dinosaurs. Includes three ActivInspire flipcharts, worksheets for some of the lessons and a title page for their books.
Kayleighp92
World Cup Football Collaborative Co-operative Learning Geography Activity

World Cup Football Collaborative Co-operative Learning Geography Activity

This is a fun collaborative and co-operative learning activity for World Cup geography skills to help children discover facts about countries, team emblems,capital cities and famous landmarks. It helps children look at physical geography and is entirely editable, to replace with whichever teams/information you wish to focus on. All pictures are from royalty free clipart. There is also an extension activity idea. It is aimed at KS1 and KS2 (it can be simplified or added to to makes it more difficult/easy). I will be using it as part of my end of term activities. The instructions are in the file.
lb1982
European study Homework Task

European study Homework Task

European study Homework Task to empower the children to be creative - This can be adpated to any age group including secondary and I have used this to great success ! The children have come up with some great thought and have relished sowing and telling to their classmates !!
martynxxxx
End of term word search

End of term word search

End of term word search Countries of the World Cryptic Word Search Geography A series of questions about various countries with the answers to be found in a word search. All answers are included. It is suitable for secondary, key stage 3 and 4. This resource is 6 pages in total. It can be printed in colour or black and white. You may also like Geography crossword To view my other resources, please visit Maths Shop Keywords: geography, fun, activity, worksheet, countries
Elsie99
Printable bunting display bulletin letters numbers and more: England Flag Football World Cup

Printable bunting display bulletin letters numbers and more: England Flag Football World Cup

This is a letter set on bunting consisting of: A-Z in capital letters a-z in lower case letters 0-9 ! ? … , . “” x + = ÷ There is one letter/ number/ symbol per page. All you have to do is print out the pages you need to write out any heading you like. Get the pages laminated and cut out to create a lovely and creative display heading. You can also use your printer settings to put multiples pages per page to get smaller letters (that depends on your printer though). I hope your class enjoy your beautiful and creative headings to displays.
sandiejones
Locate the Major Rivers of the UK (Y3/4 Rivers Topic)

Locate the Major Rivers of the UK (Y3/4 Rivers Topic)

A lesson on mapwork for Y3/4 in which pupils locate and name the major rivers of the UK and some of the major towns and cities that lie along their courses. 4 river/waterway maps are included but it is highly recommended you put out a class set of good quality atlases with detailed mapping of the UK in them. Pupils will need to use their skills of comparing features across different maps in order to label the major UK rivers and answer the questions below. The activity is differentiated three ways.
tejlander
World Cup Bundle

World Cup Bundle

This bundle includes everything you need to teach about the topic of the World Cup and football. Perfect for covering all areas of the world from introducing the teams for a project to discussing honesty in football. Included in this pack: Presentations for each lesson, with interactive activities and links to videos. Worksheets for different lessons and accompanying activities. Lesson idea sheet with a range of lesson ideas based around the World Cup.
HollywoodR95
Spanish-Speaking Countries

Spanish-Speaking Countries

This bundle includes printable handouts for each Spanish-speaking country. For each country, your student will read a brief overview of that country (location, capital, flag), write the capital next to the star on the map, color the flag and small map of the country and surrounding areas, and use the map and compass to answer questions. Handouts for countries include: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Spain, Uruguay and Venezuela. Also included is a handout of a Spanish Pronunciation Quick Guide with 5 words and pictures in Spanish to practice. For use with Interactive Notebooks: After completing the handout for each Spanish-speaking country, your student will cut out the map and flag and paste into the notebook under the topic of Spanish-Speaking Countries. Under the map and flag, your students can write a summary in their own words of what they now know about that country. --For the Spanish Pronunciation Guide, cut out the guide and paste it into the notebook under the topic of Spanish Language. Then cut out each picture and paste it into the book and write the word in Spanish along with the correct pronunciation of each word.
tspeelman
SPAIN - Printable Handout with Map and Flag

SPAIN - Printable Handout with Map and Flag

Teach your students about SPAIN with this printable handout of two worksheets (plus answer key). Your students will read a brief overview of Spain (location, capital, flag), write ‘Madrid’ next to the star on the map to show the capital, color the flag and map, and use the map and compass to answer 7 questions. Colored pencils or crayons and a pen or pencil are needed for this activity. No other prep needed. For Interactive Notebooks: After completing the handout, students can cut out the map and flag and paste it into the notebook under the topic of Spain or Europe. Under the map and flag, students will write a summary in their own words of what they now know about Spain. Students can collect all handouts of countries to review Europe as a whole when complete. Thank you so much for using my printable handouts in your classroom! I hope you find them useful. Reviews are welcome and very much appreciated.
tspeelman
RUSSIA - Printable Handout with Map and Flag

RUSSIA - Printable Handout with Map and Flag

Teach your students about RUSSIA with this printable handout of two worksheets (plus answer key). Your students will read a brief overview of Russia (geography/location/capital/flag), write ‘Moscow’ next to the star on the map to show the capital of Russia, color the Russian flag white, blue and red, and use the map and compass to answer 9 questions. Colored pencils or crayons and a pen or pencil are needed for this activity. No other prep needed. Students can collect all printable handouts for the countries of Europe to review Europe as a whole when complete. For use with Interactive Notebooks: After your student completes the handout and colors the map and flag, your students can cut out the map/flag and paste it into the notebook under the topic of RUSSIA or EURASIA. Under the map and flag they will write a summary in their own words of what they now know about Russia. Thank you for using my printable worksheets in your classroom!
tspeelman
ITALY - Printable handout with map and flag

ITALY - Printable handout with map and flag

Teach your students about Italy with this printable handout of two worksheets (plus answer key). Your students will read a brief overview of Italy (location, capital, flag), write ‘Rome’ next to the star on the map to show the capital of Italy, color the Italian flag and map, and then use the map and compass to answer 7 questions. Colored pencils or crayons and a pen or pencil are needed for this activity. No other prep needed. Students can collect all handouts of the countries of Europe to review Europe as a whole when complete. For use with Interactive Notebooks: After completing the handout, your students can cut out the map and flag and paste into the notebook under the topic of Europe or Italy. Under the map and flag, they can write a summary in their own words of what they now know about the country. Thank you so much!
tspeelman