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Climate Change Scheme of work -  outstanding ofsted

Climate Change Scheme of work - outstanding ofsted

This is a topic that I have updated recently as a result of significant media attention. The lessons follow a logical structure and offer imaginative and creative ideas to help pupils understand all corners of the topic. Not only do pupils understand the causes and effects, they examine evidence as to whether or not climate change is real or a hoax. The lessons are as follows: Lesson 1- Intro to climate change Lesson 2- Climate Change, real or hoax Lesson 3- The Ice Age Debate Lesson 4- Worst Case Scenario Lesson 5,6- Impacts of Climate Change Lesson 7- Impacts on the UK This content is suitable for year 9 but is taught to a high level and is more than suitable to use for GCSE. Most content is taken from our GCSE lessons

By joshcarmody

A Level; case study of a rainforest - The Amazon

A Level; case study of a rainforest - The Amazon

This bundle is a series of lessons designed to teach students about the water and carbon cycles in the rainforest, the natural and human impacts on these cycles and the way in which the impacts can be managed. It is designed to accompany the new A Level syllabi

By ReallyGoodGeography

Making Connections - Welcome to Geography

Making Connections - Welcome to Geography

This bundle contains a complete unit of work titled Making Connections. This is aimed for year 7's and is an ideal unit to begin the academic year. It looks at the different types of geography, the UK's physical and human features, locating continents and oceans, how to use an Atlas and some fieldwork based within your own school grounds.

By Lemonellie2000

Planning an Investigation - Presentation, Analysis and Conclusion

Planning an Investigation - Presentation, Analysis and Conclusion

This lesson aims to get students to think about how to present, analyse and draw conclusion from data they have collected in the field. This is the 2nd lesson and links to planning an investigation. It gets students to pick appropriate presentation methods, describe and explain their results and to draw conclusions of their investigation. By the end of the lesson students will be able to answer the following key questions: How can we present your findings? What do our findings show? What reasons are there for our findings?

By Lemonellie2000

Planning an Investigation

Planning an Investigation

This lesson aims to get students involved in the planning of their own investigation. This is aimed at year 7, completing their very first piece of fieldwork. The fieldwork is based around locating the most unsafe location within their school. It gets students examining different data collection methods, and the sampling strategies they will use. Although this lesson mentions a school, it is easily adaptable to mention your own individual school. By the end of the lesson students will be able to answer the following key questions: What is a hypothesis? How can we collect data? Which data collection technique is the best? What are the different types of sampling strategies?

By Lemonellie2000

Sense of Place

Sense of Place

This lesson aims to get students thinking about the term sense of place, by looking at their local place. In this case Potters Bar. Although this lesson is based around Potters Bar, it can be easily adapted to fit your own individual place. By the end of the lesson students will be able to answer the following key questions: What is meant by a sense of place? What are the human and physical features of Potters Bar? Why would someone choose to live in Potters Bar?

By Lemonellie2000

Geography in the news

Geography in the news

This lesson aims to get students thinking about how geography is represented in the news, whilst also ensuring students understand the difference between social, economic and environmental. By the end of the lesson students will be able to answer the following key questions: What does social, economic and environmental mean? How does geography link to the news? What types of geography are located in the news?

By Lemonellie2000

UK Human Geography

UK Human Geography

This lesson aims to get students to think and learn about the location of key cities/towns across the UK. In addition to this it also ensures students have a clear understanding of the differences between: Great Britain, The United Kingdom and The British Isles.

By Lemonellie2000

UK Physical Geography

UK Physical Geography

This lesson aims to get students use to the location of the different mountain regions and the main Rivers located across the UK. This is used mostly for year 7's but can also be adapted to use with the new AQA GCSE Physical Landscapes Topic.

By Lemonellie2000