Geography - What is Geography?

An introduction to the subject – whole lesson. There are a range of activities which will show progress and develop vocabulary throughout the lesson.

The main aim is…
An introduction to the subject of geography.
To appreciate there are lots of topics within geography.

Key ideas and content…
Place is the main theme, and ties the subject together.
We study both the natural and the man made.
There are links and connections between the different topic areas.

To differentiate…
See lesson plan – red for lower and green for higher.
The acrostics could be used instead of the literacy activity.
Students could add to the word box as a pair or table.

To extend…
See lesson plan.
Students could research other topic areas and create their own activity.
This is intended as an introductory lesson – other activities could easily be included to further develop understanding.

To assess…
Use the literacy activity.
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Created: Mar 3, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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