This is a 1 hour geographical skills lession aimed at Key Stage 3. The lesson includes:-
Starter on urban problems.
Introduction to Choropleth maps.
Pupils then create a map of crime in London.
Pupils then decide and justify where a new police station will be located.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Choropleth Maps.
The lesson would work well as part of a Geography & Crime unit of work or a stand alone lesson on choropleth maps.