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Natural Disasters

Natural Disasters

2 Natural Disasters presentations and a presentation about the impact humans are having on our oceans. Suitable for 7 - 11 years.
mark harland
A video on Venezuela

A video on Venezuela

This is a video to learn about Venezuela. It's based for primary school children but is interesting for other age ranges. It's got one fact that you could get children to write about or a starting point for a fact file.
joshpayne72
Find the Christmas puds!

Find the Christmas puds!

Just some fun for your last lesson before Christmas! Pupils put their hands up to offer a co-ordinate - teacher (or a chosen pupil) clicks on the corresponding box to reveal either a frowny face or a Christmas pud! If pupil finds a pud, they get a sweet! This activity can be used to practise French numbers and alphabet or as a maths activity linking to co-ordinates topic. Three different versions are included and the letters / numbers can be edited to raise level of challenge.
Cazduck
Australia

Australia

Teach your students about Australia with this simple but effective PowerPoint.
mark harland
Geography Skills Activities

Geography Skills Activities

A complete and comprehensive 132-page workbooklet for an extensive range of geographical skills. Each skill has a detailed explanation and examples for students understanding and knowledge. There are also hundreds of activities and questions covering each skill which utilise the topographic maps and sources included in the Appendix of the workbooklet. Detailed answers to these activities and questions are also included. Your students will learn the basic tools of geography and map skills including the following included chapters: 1. Latitude and longitude-degrees and minutes 2. Longitude and time zones 3. Climate Statistics and Graphs 4. Cold fronts and Warm fronts 5. Weather maps and satellite images 6. Quadrants, Area References & Grid Reference 7.Directions and Bearings 8. Legends, builts and biophysical features 9.Interpreting and determining scales 10.Distance and Time 11.Calculating areas 12. Calculating Densities 13. Contour and heights 14. Local Relief and differences in elevation 15.Gradients 16. Cross sections and Vertical Exaggeration 17. Transect 18. Pie Graphs 19. Proportional bar graphs 20.Calculating absolute and relative differences 21. Ternary graphs 22.Population Pyramids 23. Precis, Choropleth and Isoline Maps 24. Relationships on topographic maps 25. Hints The maps and sources are all Australian but the skills can be used universally. This workbooklet is perfect for revision, independent learning or homework. ************************************************* Click here for a FREE SAMPLE CHAPTER!
nought_aus
Area & Grid Reference (4 + 6 Figure)

Area & Grid Reference (4 + 6 Figure)

Click here for the full Geography Skill Activity workbooklet! ************************************************* This is a FREE Chapter Sample of the above Geography Skills Activity workbooklet. 7 page PDF workbook on Area and Grid Reference (4 + 6 Figure Grid Referencing). There are detailed explanations and examples for students understanding and knowledge. There are also many activities and questions covering the skill which utilise the topographic maps included. Detailed answers to these activities and questions are also included.
nought_aus
Counties of England Bundle

Counties of England Bundle

Set of Wordsearches with accompanying map exercises for the regions of England. Each of the six sets of regions has three differentiated word searches for the varying abilities of students in your class (a total of 18 wordsearches in the bundle). These wordsearches and map exercises are a fun way for your students to learn the names and locations of the counties of England.
swintrek
Counties of England's north - wordsearch and mapping exercise

Counties of England's north - wordsearch and mapping exercise

Wordsearches (a.k.a. word maze) are a fun way for your students to learn the counties of England's north (Northwest, Northeast and Yorkshire and the Humber. The wordsearch is coupled with a map that encourages your students not only to learn the names of the counties but also their location. The puzzles have three levels of difficulty: Easy - Medium - Hard. This will allow you to differentiate according to the abilities of students in your class. Each of the three puzzles has its own answer key. A large map (A4 size) is also provided in the file should you need to use a larger map for your students rather than the smaller one provided in each word search. Altogether there are 7 pages in this file: 3 word searches, 3 answer keys, 1 A4 sized map.
swintrek
Counties of England: East Midlands - word search and mapping exercise

Counties of England: East Midlands - word search and mapping exercise

Wordsearches (a.k.a. word maze) are a fun way for your students to learn the counties of England's East Midlands. The wordsearch is coupled with a map that encourages your students not only to learn the names of the counties but also their location. The puzzles have three levels of difficulty: Easy - Medium - Hard. This will allow you to differentiate according to the abilities of students in your class. Each of the three puzzles has its own answer key. A large map (A4 size) is also provided in the file should you need to use a larger map for your students rather than the smaller one provided in each word search. Altogether there are 7 pages in this file: 3 word searches, 3 answer keys, 1 A4 sized map.
swintrek
Counties of England's West Midlands - word search and mapping exercise

Counties of England's West Midlands - word search and mapping exercise

Wordsearches (a.k.a. word maze) are a fun way for your students to learn the counties of England's East Midlands. The wordsearch is coupled with a map that encourages your students not only to learn the names of the counties but also their location. The puzzles have three levels of difficulty: Easy - Medium - Hard. This will allow you to differentiate according to the abilities of students in your class. Each of the three puzzles has its own answer key. A large map (A4 size) is also provided in the file should you need to use a larger map for your students rather than the smaller one provided in each word search. Altogether there are 7 pages in this file: 3 word searches, 3 answer keys, 1 A4 sized map.
swintrek