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2017 Development SOW Year 8 Lessons 1-7 Bundle [including SEN]

2017 Development SOW Year 8 Lessons 1-7 Bundle [including SEN]

The Development SOW is renewed for 2017 and Year 8. It contains exam skills like the Mapping development task below. The lessons contain innovative starter and plenary tasks and puzzles for students to work out. It contains activities such as a scenario of throwing paper for the recycle bin, comparing lives with students around the world for their own age and mapping development. Please see the example below. Save 40% with the bundle!

By GJDavis27

2017 Development SOW Year 8 Lessons 1-6 Bundle [including SEN]

2017 Development SOW Year 8 Lessons 1-6 Bundle [including SEN]

The Development SOW is renewed for 2017 and Year 8. It contains exam skills like the Mapping development task below. The lessons contain innovative starter and plenary tasks and puzzles for students to work out. It contains activities such as a scenario of throwing paper for the recycle bin., comparing lives with students around the world for their own age and mapping development. Please see the example below. Save 40% with the bundle!

By GJDavis27

Year 8 Spring-Summer SOW 2017 Development 6) How did the Development Gap Grow? WITH ANSWERS

Year 8 Spring-Summer SOW 2017 Development 6) How did the Development Gap Grow? WITH ANSWERS

This lesson has been renewed to incorporate exam practice and exam techniques. This coincides with the exam test on Ghana based on the sequence of lessons 5-7 (PLEASE SEE THESE LESSONS FOR SUPPORT OF EXAM). The lesson begins with a recap key word and definition activity on ACs, EDCs and LIDCs. It has also an extension task for higher ability learners. The second settler is a match exercise to the term 'Development Gap' which is the title of the lesson. The starter activity is matching pairs to introduce key terminology for the lesson. The main task uses the worksheet attached. The students colour-code the reasons for the development gap into four categories; social, economic, political/historical and environmental. This activity has ANSWERS. The second main activity is to use a Venn diagrams to take the A-L statements on the IWB to show why Ghana is underdeveloped. This consequently leads to the development task where we introduce students into the 'So What' strategy (as seen opposite). The students peer or self assess using the SUCCESS CRITERIA and ANSWERS. The final plenary is a role linking to the title of the lesson in groups.

By GJDavis27

2017 Development SOW Year 8 Lessons 1-5 Bundle [including SEN]

2017 Development SOW Year 8 Lessons 1-5 Bundle [including SEN]

The Development SOW is renewed for 2017 and Year 8. It contains exam skills like the Mapping development task below. The lessons contain innovative starter and plenary tasks and puzzles for students to work out. It contains activities such as a scenario of throwing paper for the recycle bin., comparing lives with students around the world for their own age and mapping development. Please see the example below. Save 40% with the bundle!

By GJDavis27

2017 Development SOW Year 8 Lessons 1-4 Bundle [including SEN]

2017 Development SOW Year 8 Lessons 1-4 Bundle [including SEN]

The Development SOW is renewed for 2017 and Year 8. It contains exam skills like the Mapping development task below. The lessons contain innovative starter and plenary tasks and puzzles for students to work out. It contains activities such as a scenario of throwing paper for the recycle bin., comparing lives with students around the world for their own age and mapping development. Please see the example below. Save 40% with the bundle!

By GJDavis27

Africa 1-7 and Ofsted Outstanding Bundle

Africa 1-7 and Ofsted Outstanding Bundle

The Africa Bundle is the summer SOW for Year 7 focusing on the human and physical Geography of Africa. The lessons contain innovative starter and plenary activities. These lessons focus on introducing students to exam questions such as location. It includes mapping activities, maths questions and group presentations. Have a look at the Biomes of Africa lesson. The bundle also includes OFSTED RATED OUTSTANDING! Save 40% on this Bundle!

By GJDavis27

Africa 1-6 and Ofsted Outstanding Bundle

Africa 1-6 and Ofsted Outstanding Bundle

The Africa Bundle is the summer SOW for Year 7 focusing on the human and physical Geography of Africa. The lessons contain innovative starter and plenary activities. These lessons focus on introducing students to exam questions such as location. It includes mapping activities, maths questions and group presentations. Have a look at the Population of Africa lesson. The bundle also includes OFSTED RATED OUTSTANDING! Save 40% on this Bundle!

By GJDavis27

NEW GEOGRAPHY GCSE CHANGING ECONOMIC WORLD

NEW GEOGRAPHY GCSE CHANGING ECONOMIC WORLD

Lesson 1- Measuring Development Lesson 2 -Demographic Transition Model Lesson 3- The Causes and Consequences of Uneven Development Lesson 4- Reducing the Gap Lesson 5- Tourism in LEDC Lesson 6- Nigeria Context Lesson 7- Newly Emerging Nigeria Lesson 8- Changes in UK Economy Lesson 9- Post Industrial Economy and Business Parks Lesson 10- Environmental Impact of Industry Lesson 11- Changing Rural Landscapes Lesson 12- Changing Transport Infrastructure Lesson 13- The North South Divide Lesson 14- The UK in the Wider World

By joshcarmody

Landscapes

Landscapes

This lesson is about landscapes. It explores how people impact their landscape but also looks at how landscapes force people to adapt their lifestyle. Key facts about the lesson are: 1. All the resources for teaching the lesson are included. The ppt has everything from starter to plenary including all the geography resources for teaching the lesson included. Download and teach! 2. The lesson is differentiated with support for learners of varying abilities. There is a challenge task with almost all the learning activities. 3. The lesson has a variety of learning activities; there are picture analysis tasks, a video clip task, a field sketch high order skill task and mind map task. Students will be engage throughout the lesson.

By suddy23

Our place in the world

Our place in the world

This is KS3 lesson designed to expose students to the use of maps in understanding our place in the world. It’s essentially a map skill lesson where students move from local to global using different maps. Key facts about the lesson are: 1. All the resources for teaching the lesson are included. The ppts have everything from starter to plenary including all the geography resources for delivery. Download and just teach! 2. The lesson is differentiated with support for learners of varying abilities. 3. The lesson is a practical lesson so students will be engage in active learning throughout.

By suddy23

OCR A Level Geography - Disease Dilemmas Part 1b

OCR A Level Geography - Disease Dilemmas Part 1b

This set of resources and activities covers the content from the OCR A Level Geography specification as follows: There is a relationship between physical factors and the prevalence of disease which can change over time. • Global patterns of temperature, precipitation, relief and water sources and how they affect patterns of disease. • Physical factors can influence vectors of disease such as the prevalence of mosquitoes in warm, humid areas close to water sources. • How seasonal variations influence disease outbreaks such as periods of drought or monsoon rains. • Climate change provides the conditions for emerging infectious diseases to spread to new places and new hosts such as West Nile virus, tsetse fly and tick seasons. • The conditions for zoonotic infectious diseases such as bird flu or rabies to establish and spread from animals to humans. The reading handouts are structured to cover each of the above bullet points in detail, and evaluative links are made throughout. Th activities are designed to challenge students to draw together knowledge from these readings (and can also be used in conjunction with Part 1a - also on TES). Many different maps and statistics are included - no extra research/resources would be needed.

By ve209

Bottom Up Development in action; Empowering Local Communities

Bottom Up Development in action; Empowering Local Communities

This stimulus resource is for A level students looking at issues of Development; It supports the WJEC World Development syallbus andis relevant to Geography A level students and aslo for cross curricular themes looking and issue sin the developing world. It can also be used with GCSE geography studnets as a case study It is a case study of a successful NGO focussing on sustainability and empowerment of local communities. It can be used as a factual case study and/or as a stimulus for discussion about sustainability in the context of third world development

By philbrighty1