Geography challenges for early finishers

Stretch and challenge geography students with this selection of extension tasks

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Extension tasks and engaging resources to stimulate deeper thinking and reasoning

For those students who power through the work you have set, it is always worth having a collection of activities that are both quick to explain and offer a challenge.

To save you time, we’ve handpicked a selection of resources, some specific to topics and others that can be applied to any lesson, to make sure that pupils make the most out of every lesson.

KS3 resources

Thinkers Keys
wealj002

Thinkers Keys

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Thinkers Keys which can be used as homework, extension, ICT work, display work.
Extension tasks
rebecca_j89

Extension tasks

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I created some extension cards based on other resources that I found on here that can be used in most lessons, but specifically geography. Hope they're helpful. The first slide is just a template so you can create more!
4 & 6 Figure Grid Reference worksheets with extensions
GEOG ON

4 & 6 Figure Grid Reference worksheets with extensions

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Three pick up and go worksheets complete with answers for 4 and 6 figure grid references. Two 4 figure grid reference worksheets with extension. One 6 figure grid reference worksheet with extension. An answer sheet is provided so you do not need to spend time working out the answers. List of inc...
Water Cycle Board Game
hughes_d14

Water Cycle Board Game

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MISSION: IMPERMEABLE - You are a water molecule and you are on a mission to find out how water moves through a system. This is a differentiated board game which covers many aspects of the hydrological cycle. The game introduces a lot of technical terminology in context, encouraging deeper unde...
Coasts Geography Task Cards
Cre8tiveHumanities

Coasts Geography Task Cards

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These 24 Coasts task cards are perfect for your Geography lessons and topic. They are suitable for KS3 or KS4 Students. They feature different activities including knowledge retrieval practice, Multiple Choice, design ativities and spot the geographical mistakes amongst other Geography related activ...

KS4/KS5 resources

Debating Matters Topic Guide - Population
instituteofideas

Debating Matters Topic Guide - Population

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The Debating Matters Competition s acclaimed Topic Guide series, created for sixth-form student debaters. The debate motion is We should limit population growth. Topic Guides feature summaries of contemporary debates covering cultural, legal, social, political, scientific and philosophical issues,...
GCSE rivers revision dominoes game
Andrew Downs

GCSE rivers revision dominoes game

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This is a set of 30 dominoes, each having a question and an answer to a different question. They are designed for revising key ideas on rivers for the Edexcel A GCSE Geography specification (9-1 version). The game can be played by pupils individually, in pairs or even as a whole class (with one domi...
Development of Meanders Card Activity
macmoose

Development of Meanders Card Activity

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This is a challenging activity to help students to sequence the events that lead from riffles and pools to meanders and ox bow lakes. It could be used with A*/A students at GCSE and A Level.