Economic activity / numeracy KS2 Geography
A numeracy-based geography full lesson looking at the marine economy. Useful full lesson resource that ticks off the need to teach marine topics in KS2 geography and develops numeracy skills at the same time.

This full lesson contains:

Slideshow 4 Using our sea with Emily Penn
Lesson Overview and Teacher Guidance
Student Sheet 4a Using our seas
Student Sheet 4b How much is the sea worth (differentiated versions of this data activity)
Student Sheet 4c Using our seas poster
Multimedia Pixels Marine economy (animated ppt showing aspects of UK marine economy)

It forms Lesson 4 of 12 from the Our Ocean Planet resource, which is designed to support Key Stage 2 teachers to teach all aspects of the ocean. It can be used as a full topic with over 20 hours of classroom activities or using a pick and mix approach. All lessons and resources are available from Digital Explorer’s TES profile.


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  • Slideshow-4---Using-our-seas-with-Emily-Penn---OOP-Mission-4.pdf
  • Lesson-Overview-Teacher-Guidance---Using-our-seas-with-Emily-Penn---OOP-Mission-4.pdf
  • SS4a-Using-our-seas---OOP-Mission-4.pdf
  • SS4b-How-much-is-the-sea-worth--(7-9)----OOP-Mission-4.pdf
  • SS4b-How-much-is-the-sea-worth--(9-11)----OOP-Mission-4.pdf
  • SS4c-Using-our-seas-poster---OOP-Mission-4.pdf
  • Multimedia-4-Pixels-Marine-economy.pptx

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Created: Feb 8, 2016

Updated: Mar 6, 2019


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