Settlement functions

Settlement functions

This is a KS3 lesson on settlement functions however, it can be easily adapted for a KS2 group. Key facts about the lesson are: The content covered by the lesson are; Definition of settlement function, description of different types of settlement functions and map analysis skills. Learning resources used in the lesson are; picture analysis, maps, short writing tasks and quiz. 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
NINE-USA CITIES

NINE-USA CITIES

This presentation can be used for children between the ages of 9 and sixteen. There are fifty five slides and thirty nine pages of additional resource materials. I have selected the following cities because of their contrasting site, situation and geographical locations. They are: Boston, New York, Washington DC, Chicago, Detroit, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco and New Orleans. This selection of cities offers extended studies in both Physical and Human Geography. Included in the slide notes and the resource file are suggested work challenges involving on line work, historical links, geographical writing skills, discussions and other map drawing exercises. The presentation can be targeted at nine and ten year old students but it will be necessary to use the shortened version of the script. Children between the age of eleven and fourteen should be able to cope well with most of the challenges. Key Stage 4 (fourteen to sixteen years) students involved in examinations will be able to link this resource with a large range of the exam topics. Some examples include: Boston and New York - Settlements, site, situation and geographical location. New Orleans - Flooding, Mississippi Drainage Basin, River features including deltas. Detroit - Industrial and population change. Chicago and Detroit - Location, Waterways and Trade, Glaciation and the Great Lakes. Los Angeles and San Francisco - Environmental Hazards and Tourism. Las Vegas - Desert environment, Water resources and the Entertainment Industry. Washington DC - Capital City, history, location, population, government and tourism. There are several IT challenges on offer that involve constructing a quiz word grid, following the course of the River Colorado by using on line maps, developing knowledge of site, situation and geographical location with a starting point in Downtown Chicago. The whole project is aimed at developing a wide range of geographical knowledge along with IT skills and the opportunity to improve writing techniques in preparation for higher level studies. I personally would use this resource for Year 9 groups in preparation for Key Stage 4 Geography. The History content makes it just that little bit more interesting.
IanPCostaDelSol
OS Mapping Verbal Communication Activity

OS Mapping Verbal Communication Activity

Get your students used to the descriptive geographical language important when describing locations on a map, using this verbal communication activity. PowerPoint Slides to use whilst completing the activity as well as for teacher guidance on how to set up the activity Engaging and fun activity which is sure to get your students thinking Uses key geographical literacy Practical and easy to set up, can be used and adapted in many different ways
kstrick92
Deforestation; effects and management

Deforestation; effects and management

This is a KS3 lesson on the effects and management of tropical rainforests. Key facts about the lesson are: The content covered by the lesson are; the effects of deforestation (local and global) and the main strategies used to manage rainforests. Learning resources used in the lesson are; a quiz, a video clip, Amazon case study hand out, management strategies hand out, writing task with guidance and peer assessment. 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. If you have a textbook on deforestation in the Amazon rainforest then this can be used instead of the case study resources included on the ppt. Now just download and teach!
suddy23
geography skills fieldwork gcse ks3 statistics assessment walking talking test 1-9

geography skills fieldwork gcse ks3 statistics assessment walking talking test 1-9

A test used to deliver a walking talking exam to gcse geography pupils. Each pupil had a copy and made annotations. The hall was booked and classes combined together. I then talked through each question and outlined exactly how to answer it. a visualiser was used too. Was used to cover geographiocal skills, fieldwork and statistics. Planned for OCR geography 1-9, but content and coverage is relevant to all current 1-9 specifications.
andymcstump
FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia lesson pack

FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia lesson pack

A fantastic resource for at least 2-3 lessons depending on how you want to stretch it- could be more! Suitable for KS 3-4 geography study of the WC. Also includes cross-curricular links: numeracy, literacy, citizenship. With a variety of key skills practiced. You may work or teach through the booklet or have students to simply get on with it. It can also work in a computer room if you have access to this, where students can complete the homework task of researching the selected countries.
mjonathan14
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
OUP Geog.1 Year 7 Summer Homework

OUP Geog.1 Year 7 Summer Homework

This is a booklet is based on the Michelin i-Spy books. Students get points for spotting things in and around their homes and beyond. It covers all the chapters from the geog.1 textbook from OUP, and is designed to be a homework project for students to complete during the summer holidays. For each item they find they get points and these points lead to house points, merits, credits, stars (whichever reward system your school uses): I even give students a certificate for completing it. There are 20 pages which can be printed as an A5 booklet or you can choose which pages you want to use as each chapter from the textbook has a set of activities: my version has 16 pages based on the chapters I covered and some extra puzzle pages as well. There is a word puzzle and a place for the students to keep a record of their points as they collect them, there is a place for parents to sign confirmation that students actually did achieve what they say just in case you get a student that makes it up. There are spaces for images, due to copyright I have removed the pictures that I use, but they can easily by added.
sangepb
Amazing Amazon Project - Design a dream trip to the amazon.

Amazing Amazon Project - Design a dream trip to the amazon.

A fantastic resource to combine Maths, English and Geography in an all in one ready to go project. Children have to plan their dream holiday to the Amazon. They have to research costings including flights, plan excursions, write hotel reviews, create animal fact files and complete maps of South America. A real time saver covering many KS2 objectives.
MissRstevens
Castles Topic year 2

Castles Topic year 2

Refers to the national curriculum objectives for history, geography, art and D+T. This bundle includes a terms worth of topic lessons and resources including ActivInspire flipcharts and worksheets with success criteria.
Kayleighp92
Water Supply and Use - Extension Task

Water Supply and Use - Extension Task

KS4 task designed to familiarise GCSE students with: water supply methods and vocabulary relating to this, water management techniques, graph skills and map interpretation.
morgancc
WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 5- Lesson 16- Rainforest Sustainable Management

WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 5- Lesson 16- Rainforest Sustainable Management

This lesson is the 16th lesson in the fifth theme of the new WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This lesson looks at different strategies that can be used to sustainably manage the rainforest. The 10 minutes on sheet is the starter to get pupils thinking about what they have learnt already about rainforests by recapping over previous lessons worth of work. The idea for the sheet came from the marvelous Jen Monk (@Jennnnnn_x). The keep it, bin it, build it sheet came from the brilliant Paul (@ploguey). The lesson contains exam practise with the marking sheet so you can easily mark students work and students can get use to a consistent and easy marking sheet. Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help for future lessons uploaded onto here. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 5- Lesson 6- UK Air Masses

WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 5- Lesson 6- UK Air Masses

This lesson is the 6th lesson in the fifth theme of the new WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This lesson looks at the factors that affect the UK’s climate, the air masses that affect the UK and how the jet stream plays a role in the UK’s climate. The activities are all included on the powerpoint. Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help for future lessons uploaded onto here. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 5- Lesson 4- Cyclone Pam

WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 5- Lesson 4- Cyclone Pam

This lesson is the 4th lesson in the fifth theme of the new WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This lesson looks at how low pressure systems causes extreme weather events. Pupils explore this through looking at South Asian Monsoons and the 2015 Cyclone Pam. The activities for most of the work is on the powerpoint and the worksheets are attached. Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help for future lessons uploaded onto here. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
River Fieldwork booklet KS3

River Fieldwork booklet KS3

KS3 - I have used this with year 9. The whole booklet refers to our specific river but the names can be easily changed. Range of literacy and numeracy activities, with guidance for the less able pupils. Activities: locating the river, reflection on fieldwork, presentation of instruments used, reporting on fieldwork, collecting data, analysing data, self assessment and marking scheme.
bangortes
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
End of Term Geography Crossword

End of Term Geography Crossword

End of Term Fun Geography crossword A crossword of basic geographical terms with clues relating to each. All answers are included. It is suitable for secondary, key stage 3. This resource is 4 pages in total. It can be printed in colour or black and white. You may also like Countries of the world cryptic word search To view my other resources, please visit Maths Shop Keywords: geography, fun, activity, worksheet, homework.
Elsie99
WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 3- Lesson 8- Assessed Test

WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 3- Lesson 8- Assessed Test

This is the 8th lesson in the 3rd theme of the new WJEC/Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This is the test for this theme. The test covers a range of different sub topic areas and a different amount of past paper questions from a range of exam boards. A detailed markscheme with grade boundaries are included but also a test feedback sheet (with the table idea from Mrs Humanities). Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help as they will help to improve future lessons that I upload. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 3- Lesson 7- Managing Tectonic Hazards and Assessed Homework

WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 3- Lesson 7- Managing Tectonic Hazards and Assessed Homework

This is the 7th lesson in the 3rd theme of the new WJEC/Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This lesson looks at different strategies that can be used to predict volcanic eruptions, what hazard mapping is and the 3P’s. There is an assessed homework that pupils should complete as homework and this is usually given out and handed in before the revision session, so during the revision session I would go through the assessed homework and anything else that pupils didn’t understand. The assessed homework would count towards their overall grade for that theme. A detailed markscheme and grade boundaries are included. Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help as they will help to improve future lessons that I upload. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 3- Lesson 6- Earthquake Hazards and Tsunami's

WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 3- Lesson 6- Earthquake Hazards and Tsunami's

This is the 6th lesson in the 3rd theme of the new WJEC/Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This lesson looks at earthquake hazards and what vulnerability will depend on. The lesson also contains a case study that pupils will need to research and goes through what tsunami’s are and the PTWS. All the activities and information that pupils need to know is on the powerpoint. Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help as they will help to improve future lessons that I upload. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 3- Lesson 5- Mount Merapi Eruption

WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 3- Lesson 5- Mount Merapi Eruption

This is the 5th lesson in the 3rd theme of the new WJEC/Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This lesson looks at the 2010 Mount Merapi Eruption in Java. The worksheet is to be used for the starter and the rest of the lesson. There are questions on the sheet for pupils to answer to help develop exam practise. The powerpoint contains all the basic information for the students to know (this can be done as a feedback task). Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help as they will help to improve future lessons that I upload. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
Oracy in Geography Toolkit

Oracy in Geography Toolkit

A set of slot-in slides for PowerPoint showing lesson activities which promote oracy in the Geography classroom. Accompanying Teachers’ Notes give more detail about each activity. Links to Oracy and Literacy in Geography Placemat resource.
philippa_crockett
Not another Geography and History Quiz Together!

Not another Geography and History Quiz Together!

This Bundle contains 4 quizzes for use by Geography and History Secondary School Teachers as an end of Term Activity’ as well as an additional general knowledge quiz. The 2 Geography and 2 History Quizzes and the general knowledge quiz, follow the same format. Each have 10 rounds of 10 questions and students play in teams, with one pupil recording the answers on a piece of paper. At the end of each round students swap papers and mark the answers, so that the teacher can keep a summary of the ongoing scores. By playing in teams it encourages students to listen to others, cooperate and support weaker students.
COOK94
Industrial Location and Map Task - KS3/4 Geography Industry Unit

Industrial Location and Map Task - KS3/4 Geography Industry Unit

This worksheet introduces pupils to the factors affecting the location of industry, industrial sectors, and selecting appropriate locations for industry on a map. It engages their higher order thinking skills by encouraging them to use their new knowledge to make decisions regarding where to locate 3 different industries. The sheet is likely to take high-ability learners around 30minutes and average students a little longer.
morgancc
WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas Geography (A) THEME 2 ALL LESSONS + ASSESSMENTS

WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas Geography (A) THEME 2 ALL LESSONS + ASSESSMENTS

This bundle contains all the lessons and the assessments that are needed to teach theme 2. Nearly all lessons contain exam practise to help develop pupils understanding of the exam. There are feedback sheets for some of the exam questions. Any feedback will be great. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Assessed TEST

WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Assessed TEST

This is the assessment used to test pupil understanding of this unit of work. It uses a wide range of different exam questions to cover all aspects of the course… BUT I DOESN’T COVER EVERYTHING- just like the exam it will only cover a few topics. The mark-scheme is included and is done/ set out very similarly the ones published by the exam board. I have also attached a feedback sheet (The template of the table came from Mrs Humanities). Any feedback will be great JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 18- Cardiff- A welsh global city and Assessed Homework

WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 18- Cardiff- A welsh global city and Assessed Homework

This is the eighteenth lesson in the second theme of the new WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This lesson looks at Cardiff as a global city. As Cardiff is a fairly local example, the information on the slides is just what the students need to know for the exam. The lesson like the others also contains exam practise. There is an attached assessed homework which can be started in the lesson and finished off as homework. The mark scheme is also attached. Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help as they will help to improve future lessons that I upload. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 16 and 17- MUMBAI- Everything that you need to know.

WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 16 and 17- MUMBAI- Everything that you need to know.

This is the sixteenth and seventeenth lesson in the second theme of the new WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This lesson looks at Mumbai as a whole. It focuses on every aspect that pupils need to know about it and it is split into two lessons. The lesson focuses a lot on exam practise and teacher and pupil mark schemes are attached onto this. The keep it, build it and bin it, feedback sheet came from the brilliant- Paul (@ploguey). Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help as they will help to improve future lessons that I upload. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 15- Urbanisation and Global Cities

WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 15- Urbanisation and Global Cities

This is the fifteenth lesson in the second theme of the new WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 specification for geography This lesson looks at global cities and urbanisation. It focuses on what urbanisation is, the features of a global city and how a global city may lose its status. There are loads of different activities that help pupils engage with the content and also at the same time practise their exam skills. I have also started to include the “#excellentgeographer” into some of the slides- (This idea was taken from the amazing Jen Monk- @Jennnnnn_x). The worksheet contains a lot of graph practise, as well as another 8 marker with a clear and focused 8 marker mark scheme on it. Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help as they will help to improve future lessons that I upload. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 14- The high street fight back

WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 14- The high street fight back

This is the fourteenth lesson in the second theme of the new WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This lesson looks at the different ways that the high street is doing to “fight back” against decline. The lesson, like others still focus on exam practise as this is the easiest way to get pupils to focus on their weaknesses. The lesson like others contains an 8 markers to help pupil to continue to practise these tough questions. Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help as they will help to improve future lessons that I upload. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 12 and 13- Retail in the UK

WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 12 and 13- Retail in the UK

This is the twentieth and thirtieth lesson in the second theme of the new WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This lesson looks at the retail section of the topic. This lesson can be done in the full hour or to make it easier because there is a lot of tasks you can split it up over two lessons. The lesson covers where retail occurs, different features of retailing and hour technology has changed the way we shop. The lesson contains a range of activities all aimed to help with pupils exam practise. The plenary also contains an exam question but it focus on “how far do you agree?” style of questions, where pupils fill in the planning sheet first before answering the question. Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help as they will help to improve future lessons that I upload. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 11- Urban Regeneration- Brownfield Development- Cardiff Bay

WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 2- Lesson 11- Urban Regeneration- Brownfield Development- Cardiff Bay

This is the eleventh lesson in the second theme of the new WJEC/ Eduqas 2016 specification for geography. This lesson looks at brownfield site developments and pupils judge if they are a sustainable way of regenerating an area. Pupils look at this lesson through the context of Cardiff Bay. There are multiple slides (that I recommend you print instead of going through them all) on the history of Cardiff Bay and the reasons why it went into decline. Pupils then look at the advantages and disadvantages of the development by categorising the. The lesson finishes with exam practise. Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help as they will help to improve future lessons that I upload. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
Climate Change Revision

Climate Change Revision

Revision session for GCSE students studying OCR B Geography This lesson was planned for Year 10 SEMH boys. who have different levels of Literacy skills.
lilroseninja
school grounds geography skills project fieldwork map

school grounds geography skills project fieldwork map

A booklet that allows pupils to practice a wide and varied number of skills on school grounds. It supports pupils in the development of key skills needed for GCSE geographical success. e.g. grid references, mapping, location, data presentation, data evaluation, questionnaires, methods and explaining. Pupils use the booklet as a step by step guide to work through tasks, after collection of data on the school grounds. Simple hypotheses are included along with the opportunity for conclusions. It will require the changing of the Google earth image of the school, with your own. This takes roughly half a term for year 7.
andymcstump