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OCR GCSE Geography A - 9-1 - Ecosystems of the Planet Revision

OCR GCSE Geography A - 9-1 - Ecosystems of the Planet Revision

This is a 53 slide revision PowerPoint on ecosystems of the planet from the OCR A GCSE Geography course. This PowerPoint can be used in conjunction with the textbook and revision guide from Hodder, or it can be used as a standalone resource. The main case studies covered in this PowerPoint are the Peruvian Amazon and the Andros Barrier Reef. This PowerPoint will save you hours of work!
Arlia89
THE ULTIMATE AQA A-LEVEL GEOGRAPHY BUNDLE PHYSICAL AND HUMAN

THE ULTIMATE AQA A-LEVEL GEOGRAPHY BUNDLE PHYSICAL AND HUMAN

This is the Ultimate AQA A-Level Geography bundle which includes the following topics and their case studies. Physical, Hazards Coastal Systems and Landscapes Water and Carbon Cycles Human, Global Systems and Governance Changing Places Contemporary Urban Environments This ULTIMATE bundle contains countless pages of content with each page of content including a 10 question quiz which is great for revision. This bundle has 79% off for a limited time only at £19.99 you truly are getting great value for money.
lucapalmeri14
Cultures Bundle

Cultures Bundle

This bundle includes resources for students to learn about the cultures of Brazil, China and England and to be able to compare them
WillsonEducation
OCR A 9-1 GCSE Geography: Knowledge Organisers

OCR A 9-1 GCSE Geography: Knowledge Organisers

Here are six knowledge organisers for OCR A 9-1 GCSE Geography. These sheets compress the modules down into manageable sections without losing the necessary detail to obtain the top marks in higher tariff questions.
adamac1
OCR A 9-1 GCSE Geography: Environmental Threats to Our Planet Revision Sheets/Knowledge Organiser

OCR A 9-1 GCSE Geography: Environmental Threats to Our Planet Revision Sheets/Knowledge Organiser

Here are a series of six revision sheets to help students revise and retain information for the OCR A 9-1 GCSE Geography paper 2 module 3 environmental threats to our planet. These sheets summarise the whole of the module- without losing the necessary detail. Included: The Quaternary period Evidence for climate change and advantages/disadvantages Human/natural causes of climate change Potential causes of climate change: extreme weather and sea level rise Global circulation of the atmosphere El Nino/La Nina Tropical storms, formation and distribution Causes of droughts/location Extreme weather case study caused by El Nino- The Big Dry, Australia
adamac1
Geography Bundle

Geography Bundle

3 Geography lessons: Climate change, Grid References and Air Pressure. Engaging lessons for students
Edustem1
GCSE Geography - The Amazon Rainforest - Goods and Services

GCSE Geography - The Amazon Rainforest - Goods and Services

A handy revision sheet on the goods and services that come from the Amazon Rainforest. This is specifically designed for the OCR B GCSE Geography course under topic: sustaining ecosystems. Includes subsistence farming (case study: Yanomami people), commercial uses and services and goods such as climate regulation. Useful for Year 10/11 students for last minute revision or in-class use. Note: Cover image is not my own.
teacherfriend123
OCR A 9-1 GCSE: How does extreme weather cause natural weather hazards ?

OCR A 9-1 GCSE: How does extreme weather cause natural weather hazards ?

This is a OCR A 9-1 GCSE Geography lesson for Environmental Threats to Our Planet (Paper 2 Module 3). This lesson focuses upon the natural hazards that extreme weather causes: Key terms for the lesson Normal ocean conditions of the Pacific The differences between La Nina and El Nino What are tropical storms? Where do tropical storms happen? What are the causes of tropical storms? What are the frequency of tropical strorms? What are droughts? What causes droughts? What are the frequency of droughts? GCSE exam question and mark scheme All resources necessary are included.
adamac1
Weather & Climate

Weather & Climate

Contains a PowerPoint which looks at the difference between weather and climate and then looks at each of the 5 types of climate. Includes basic information on each climate type as well as examples of countries with this climate and a map. Also includes 2 activities for children to complete. Activity 1: Children colour in a map following the key on the 5 different climates around the world. Then they cut out the 5 images at the bottom and stick them in the appropriate box for each climate. Activity 2: Children must read the items inside each suitcase and decide which countries climate they match. They then cut these out, stick them beside one another and write a sentence or 2 about them.
HollywoodR95
Rainforests Topic Vocabulary Pack

Rainforests Topic Vocabulary Pack

This 15-page Rainforest TVP will help bring to life your Rainforest topic! The ninja has carefully selected 4 key historical figures to study and explore! Created exciting lists of topic-focused nouns, verbs and adjectives to enhance pupil writing. Researched etymologies of Rainforest words for you to teach. The ninja has even provided a unique Vocabulary Ninja reward system (including certificates), branded display resources, and blank templates of Synonym Alley and Vocabulary Laboratory activities. The ninja has even supplied two pages of teaching techniques, helping you bring to life each resource. ​
VocabularyNinja
Hazardous Earth - What Is The ITCZ?

Hazardous Earth - What Is The ITCZ?

Lesson 2 in this series to accompany the new Edexcel B specification. Fully resourced with teacher notes and learning activities. This lesson compliments the Oxford University Press textbook.
kevcrom
Countries of the World: Brazil Interactive Foldable Booklets

Countries of the World: Brazil Interactive Foldable Booklets

Explore Brazil as you create these interactive foldables for your Interactive Notebook or Lapbook. These 4 foldables cover: *The geography of Brazil *Economic facts about Brazil *The government of Brazil *Cultural facts about Brazil This ebook is a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
KnowledgeBoxCentral
Countries of the World: Argentina Interactive Foldable Booklets

Countries of the World: Argentina Interactive Foldable Booklets

Explore Argentina as you create these interactive foldables for your Interactive Notebook or Lapbook. These 4 foldables cover: *The geography of the Argentina *Economic facts about Argentina *The government of Argentina *Cultural facts about Argentina This ebook is a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
KnowledgeBoxCentral
IGCSE Weather & Climate SOW

IGCSE Weather & Climate SOW

a NEW full Scheme of Work for the IGCSE Geography Weather & Clmate Topic. Fully resources lessons and ready to go PowerPoints. lesson include tasks, extensions and a variety of exam questions with scaffolds and peer marking opportunities. Lesson 1 - Measuring Weather Lesson 2 - Clouds Lesson 3 - Climate Graphs Lesson 4 - Other Graphs and Data Lesson 5 - Deserts Lesson 6 - Desertification (Case Study) Lesson 7 - Tropical Rainforests Lesson 8 - Deforestation (Case Study) Extra - Assessment, Mark Scheme, Revision Clocks, Assessment Feedback Lesson
josh_liversidge
The 7 Continents: South America Interactive Foldable Booklets

The 7 Continents: South America Interactive Foldable Booklets

Explore the continent of South America as you create these interactive foldables for your Interactive Notebook or Lapbook. These 2 foldables cover: *Basic facts about the continent of South America. *Major geographical features of South America. This ebook is a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
KnowledgeBoxCentral
Rainforest Unit of work

Rainforest Unit of work

11 lessons looking at rainforests. The plan looks at where rainforests are, how they are structured, animals living there and deforestation. I used this plan with my Year 3 children.
Siobhannewt88
OCR A GCSE Geography 9-1: People of the Planet- Ecosystems SOL

OCR A GCSE Geography 9-1: People of the Planet- Ecosystems SOL

Here is a complete scheme of work (15 lessons) for OCR A GCSE Geography 9-1 Ecosystems (Paper 2: People of the Planet). This SOL includes focusing upon all of the biomes included on the spec, the 2 major case studies on the Peruvian Amazon and the Andros Barrier (includes exam questions and mark schemes). Some of the lessons are research based so may need IT. All resources are attached.
adamac1
Year 5 topic planning South America

Year 5 topic planning South America

Here is my personal medium term planning for South America topic covered in year 5. I have colour coded all of the relevant NC links that are covered throughout this topic as well as provided some initial Learning Challenge questions to generate class or group discussions. Feel free to adapt it to suit your needs as it is completely editable. Ideal for someone new to the year group who needs a bit of a starting point. I have also included a SMART presentation that I made to support one of the sessions. I hope this proves to be useful.
leehallam89
KS3 Brazil Scheme of Work- Holistic Geography 30 lessons

KS3 Brazil Scheme of Work- Holistic Geography 30 lessons

28 lessons plus assessments designed for 50/60 minutes about Brazil. Differentiated learning objectives embedded into scheme of work. This download comes with a detailed scheme of work and all resources as well as powerpoint and a mid-term and end of term assessment. The mid-term assessment focuses on favelas and is a Decision Making Exercise to help students improve their skills for GCSE in line with the new GCSE specification. This unit of work includes a holistic overview of Geography focusing on Brazil and includes key geographical skills for GCSE including climate graphs, population pyramids and other skills focusing on Development, Trade and Biomes. Topics covered include key geographical skills, favelas, rainforests (deforestation, tribes, climate change).
Capell6
Rainforests Factsheet/Poster

Rainforests Factsheet/Poster

This is a factsheet/poster packed full of information about Rainforests. It can be stuck into topic books at the beginning of the topic, displayed (in A3) in your classroom, used for research purposes or even for comprehension activities. PLEASE NOTE: The misalignment in the 2nd preview (the Word version) is not a reflection of how it looks, but a TES issue with generating previews. National Curriculum objectives covered: Describe and understand key aspects of: Physical geography, including: climate zones, biomes and vegetation belts, rivers, mountains, volcanoes and earthquakes, and the water cycle Volcanoes Fact Sheet/Poster Romans In Britain Fact Sheet/Poster
mrajlong
Brazil's Culture

Brazil's Culture

This is a chance to hand over to your students and have them lead their own learning by gathering information from different sheets of information. Simply dot around the room the resources which tell the students about different areas of the Brazilian culture, the flag, national emblems, dress, sport and Salsa for the students to read and answer the questions.
WillsonEducation
GEOGRAPHY A LEVEL CREATION OF TROPICAL CYCLONES/HURRICANES

GEOGRAPHY A LEVEL CREATION OF TROPICAL CYCLONES/HURRICANES

Easy to follow PowerPoint Presentation (in a print friendly format), perfect for GCSE, A-Level and first year university students. GREAT as a revision resource - detailed enough to achieve A*. Contains two very detailed slides, with well organised information under subheadings, using step-by-step explanations of the process of the creation of a tropical storm. Also includes a detailed guide to the six conditions needed for a tropical cyclone to develop - description of a cyclone is also provided. Great for answering exam questions as the resource is full of useful information, in an easy-to-follow format. The resource helped me achieve A* at a-level - so is perfect for geography students.
shoaib1999
A LEVEL GEOGRAPHY URBAN CLIMATE NOTES

A LEVEL GEOGRAPHY URBAN CLIMATE NOTES

Easy to follow PowerPoint Presentation (in a print friendly format), perfect for GCSE, A-Level and first year university students. GREAT as a revision resource - detailed enough to achieve A*. Consists of: A definition and a description of the characteristics of urban climate i.e. climatic dome and layers. A statistical comparison between urban climate and rural climates. Explanation of the urban heat island effect in terms of both temperature and precipitation. A detailed analysis of urban air quality. Urban pollution reduction policies. Great for answering exam questions as the resource is full of useful information, in an easy-to-follow format. The resource helped me achieve A* at a-level - so is perfect for geography students.
shoaib1999
A LEVEL GEOGRAPHY GLOBAL ATMOSPHERIC CIRCULATION MODEL

A LEVEL GEOGRAPHY GLOBAL ATMOSPHERIC CIRCULATION MODEL

Easy to follow PowerPoint Presentation (in a print friendly format), perfect for GCSE, A-Level and first year university students. GREAT as a revision resource - detailed enough to achieve A*. Includes detailed information on the characteristics of the atmosphere, factors affecting wind, global atmospheric circulation systems, global pressure patterns and Hadley, Ferrel and Polar cells. Very detailed information with step by step explanations and diagrams.
shoaib1999
ECOSYSTEMS + TROPICAL RAINFORESTS: 3. Introduction to tropical rainforests

ECOSYSTEMS + TROPICAL RAINFORESTS: 3. Introduction to tropical rainforests

These lesson resources have been created to address the AQA Geography GCSE topic on 'The Living World' with a focus on ecosystems and and tropical rainforests. All my lessons have a standard structure; - Starter - to get students into the right mind set for this lessons learning with sound bite task (hyperlinked). - Clear learning objectives and success criteria, with reference to the exam specification - Range of new information and learning tasks with supporting hyperlinked video clip to describe and explain the location of tropical rainforests and introduce climate and biodiversity found in this type of large ecosystem (biome). - Plenary task to summarise/consolidate learning from this lesson. - Further reading - appropriate websites hyperlinked for students to use for further information.
clmcdonnell