This lesson teaches students about the meaning of the command words used in AQA GCSE Geography exams. It could easily be adapted to any spec.
The PPT goes through each stage of the lesson and includes a starter, main activities and a plenary. It could probably fill more than one lesson!
A revised version of the board game 'Articulate' - the word describing game. This one is designed for revision of keywords for my Year 8. Templates and playing cards can be amended for any topic and year group.
2 documents for GCSE Geography Students.
First is a command word guide for students, with a guide on case study marking
Second is a blank KS4 Assessment Grid where students can record their levels for each piece of completed work,, including Grade, Areas of Strength and Areas for Improvement.
This is a revision guide/game for KS4 students who are studying Geography at GCSE. It is designed like Articulate and comes with a ready made board and topic cards.
It covers the 'Dynamic Planet&' units only, with Coasts and Extreme Environments as the options.
Climate & Change
Battle for the Biosphere
Coastal Change and Conflict
This was made for a student who was ill for a few months and subsequently needed some work to take home.
I made this covering a wide range of activities from the topic of Asia.
It focuses primarily on the environment of rainforests.
- Where they are located?
- The importance of rainforests?
- Boreno - an example of a rainforest under threat.
- Researching deforestation and solutions to deforestation.
- Effects and solutions to deforestation.
- Assessment. Question with writeup criteria.
A lesson plan which includes a starter activity which will help the children Identify the difference between human and physical geography. Followed by the main lesson objective/input in which the children will compare the industries of Mexico and UK. This plan could easily be adapted and could be used across KS2. The plan is clearly differentiated.