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What is geography

What is geography

Lesson explaining the three types of geography Human, physical, environmental Good to use as introductory to year 7s Differentiated tasks on the worksheets glossary of terms with pictures for EAL
victoria68mcgowan
six figure grid reference lesson

six figure grid reference lesson

Good for a year 7 map skills lesson on 6 figure grid references Starter hooks the pupils straight away for the rest of the lesson Differentiated work sheets I differentiate throughout the lesson asking pupils different questions with either 4/6 figure grid references Timers on powerpoint for activities
victoria68mcgowan
Geographical Skills: Quadrants, Area Reference and Grid Reference

Geographical Skills: Quadrants, Area Reference and Grid Reference

Full Geographical Skills Wokbookelt This is a free sample chapter of the above geographical skills booklet. This chapter focuses on Quadrants, Area Reference and Grid Reference. It provides a detailed explanation on how to read and interpret topographic maps. There are also activities and questions included in this chapter that refers to sources and maps. (Only 1 page of these has been included for this free sample). The full Geographical Skills Booklet includes 133 pages and 25 chapters covering an extensive range of skills and activities. Use this link above or go to my SHOP to find this resource. Leave a review and choose any resource for FREE!
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Geographical Skills Workbooklet

Geographical Skills Workbooklet

Free Sample Chapter A complete and comprehensive 133-page workbooklet for an extensive range of geographical skills. Each skill has a detailed explanation and examples for students understanding and knowledge. There is also a large number of activities and questions for each skill which utilises the maps and sources included in the Appendix of the workbooklet. Detailed answers to these activities and questions are also included. There is 15 chapter as follows: 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 This workbooklet is perfect for revision, independent learning or homework. Leave a review and choose any resource for FREE! Visit my SHOP for many more great resources: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/humanitiesbox
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Malaria and development - Kenya

Malaria and development - Kenya

This is a lesson about Malaria and zooms in to look at a village in Kenya. The students map where it is and look at the physical geography related to malaria. The students compare their living standards to the ones seen in the video and question why Malaria is such an issue there.
isabel_wood88
Tourism As An Economic Activity

Tourism As An Economic Activity

These worksheets look at tourism as an economic activity. Students identify how jobs can be categorised into different sectors as well as being seasonal. A cloropleth map is used to identify different countries GDPs and to discuss the mattern which ermerges.
WillsonEducation
GCSE Geography Coasts - Holderness DME

GCSE Geography Coasts - Holderness DME

A series of 4 activities recently used as a decision-making exercise towards the end of a scheme of work on Coasts. Students were arranged in groups of 4, with each member of the group responsible for an individual task. Encourages student collaboration as they need information from various members of their group in order to complete their own task. Also covers a range of skills as each task is tailored towards a particular skill set e.g. statistical analysis, sketch maps, extended writing and graph creation.
mjlewis82
Impacts And Managment Of National Parks

Impacts And Managment Of National Parks

These 8 worksheets begin by looking at the aims and locations of National Parks then lead on to looking at the conflicts which can arise in these areas. The impact of visitors are examined and are discussed in relation to social, economic and environmental impacts. A case study of Snowdonia is used to discussed possible solutions.
WillsonEducation
The Geography of Terrorism

The Geography of Terrorism

Recently used successfully with Year 8 as part of the study of Conflict, this lesson explores both the perception of danger as well as the real risk from terrorism in Europe. Following initial discussion and prediction, students are then directed to complete some simple statistical analysis to test their hypotheses. Students are then able to use graphical skills to produce a choropleth map, exploring spatial distribution. An additional activity relating to global patterns of terrorism could be used as an extension or separate lesson in its own right.
mjlewis82
WEATHER HAZARDS: AQA GCSE

WEATHER HAZARDS: AQA GCSE

This bundle of 10 resources addresses the AQA GCSE specification linked to weather hazards. Each resource is structured in a clear and easy to use manner with supporting information sheets, differentiated work sheets, activities and key video hyperlinks.
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