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Californian Wildfires 2017

Californian Wildfires 2017

Topical case study, which takes students through the causes, impacts, and responses to the recent event. Tasks include mapping, drawing a sketch diagram of the causes, classification of impacts, and explanation of responses. There is also an opportunity for an extended piece of writing.
InsightGeography
ECOSYSTEMS + TROPICAL RAINFORESTS: 6. Impacts of deforestation (Amazon)

ECOSYSTEMS + TROPICAL RAINFORESTS: 6. Impacts of deforestation (Amazon)

This lesson resource has been created to address the AQA Geography GCSE topic on 'The Living World' with a focus on ecosystems and and tropical rainforests. It includes; - Starter - activity to get students into the right mindset for this lessons learning. - Clear learning objectives and success criteria, with reference to the exam specification - New information and learning tasks with supporting hyperlinked video clip to identify, describe and explain the impacts of deforestation on climate change, the nutrient cycle (activity sheets for this task at the end of the PPT) and the economy in Brazil. - Plenary task to summarise/consolidate learning from this lesson.
clmcdonnell
ECOSYSTEMS + TROPICAL RAINFORESTS: 5. Deforestation in the Amazon

ECOSYSTEMS + TROPICAL RAINFORESTS: 5. Deforestation in the Amazon

This lesson resource has been created to address the AQA Geography GCSE topic on 'The Living World' with a focus on ecosystems and and tropical rainforests. It includes; - Starter - with key facts to get students into the right mindset for this lessons learning. - Clear learning objectives and success criteria, with reference to the exam specification - New information and learning tasks with supporting hyperlinked video clip and reference to the AQA GCSE Geography text book by R. Kitchen at al, Cambridge, to identify, describe and explain the different reasons for deforestation in the Amazon. To support this learning there is a consolidation question with differentiated answer sheet. - Plenary task to summarise/consolidate learning from this lesson - Further reading - hyperlinks provided.
clmcdonnell
Ecosystems of the Planet - Characteristics of biomes

Ecosystems of the Planet - Characteristics of biomes

This is a booklet that can used to record the key characteristics of each of the seven biomes covered in the OCR A specification. It covers location, climate, flora and fauna and an exam question based on the biome. There is also a two page spread where students can record images of the different types of flora and fauna. It is designed to last four to five lessons depending on detail of exam feedback.
stevenpetrie
Global governance

Global governance

Three A-level lessons on global governance. One lesson introduced students to the concept of global governance. A second lesson focuses on global commons and the idea of the tragedy of the commons. The final lesson examines whether or not global governance works. All three (3) lessons have case study examples, video clips, web links and all the resources to deliver them.
suddy23
Global commons

Global commons

This is an A-level lesson on global commons. Key facts about the lesson are: 1. The lesson looks at the definition of global commons and examines what makes each of the 4 global commons special. 2. The lesson examines the economic concept of the 'tragedy of the commons' and then analyses how each global common is being managed sustainable through global governance. 3. The lesson meets the requirements of the new GCE A-level specifications. It includes video clips on the concepts being introduced and there are also web links on the management of each common for further reading. 4. The lesson is planned in detail and all the resources for teaching the lesson are included in the ppt; starter, learning activities with resources, clear outline of learning tasks and a plenary. Just download and teach! 5. This lesson is strong in analysis. Students will be stretched to think about these global issues throughout.
suddy23
What is Sustainable Agriculture - Reading Guide- High School Level

What is Sustainable Agriculture - Reading Guide- High School Level

This resource is a good opening activity for students to better understand the basics of sustainable agricultural and how it is changing the operations of farms around the globe. Definitely a resource for high school level students, since it goes into some more in-depth content. The reading guide asks several guided questions for note taking and wraps up with an extension personal opinion essay that requires students to support their viewpoint with information from the article.. The guide comes in 3 formats (Fillable word form, Word document and PDF). The 5 page article is both embedded and included in PDF format as well. Setup for easy of use for the teacher. Share the fillable Word form with students so they can research, type their answers directly into the word form and print or send their work to the teacher quickly. Otherwise, print the PDF so they hand write their work. Finally, the Word files allow you to personalize the research documents quickly to meet specific needs. Thanks for looking!
sasrozmaka