Geography skills teaching resources: Fieldwork

Resources and ideas for geography, geography skills, fieldwork, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

OAA, map reading and compass resource

OAA, map reading and compass resource

Two pages to be printed back-to-back and then laminated to make use of as a reciprocal resource card and check-sheet outdoors.Perfect for map reading, OAA, orienteering or navigation lessons.Clear, easy-to-use instructions on how to use a compass, including the different parts of the compass and how to take a bearing.Perfect for Duke of Edinburgh training, PE and Geography lessons.

By Ali12345

OAA, orienteering and map reading resource:  legends quiz

OAA, orienteering and map reading resource: legends quiz

A two-page resource with 42 legend symbols from OS mapping (1:25,000) for students to identify. Each symbol is individually located in a box, with a number for easy recognition. Answer sheet on the bottom of the page for students to fill in.Perfect for PE, OAA, Geography and Duke of Edinburgh lessons, as a teaching tool, a quiz or a resource.

By Ali12345

OAA, Map Reading and Navigation Resource:  The Compass

OAA, Map Reading and Navigation Resource: The Compass

A resource for use when teaching map reading, navigation and how to use a compass. In particular, this focusses on 4 activities students can take part in, in small groups, pairs or individually to practice and consolidate knowledge and understanding of the compass.Equipment detailed in the sheet, and resource card used as a reciprocal task card for students to work through.Perfect for PE, OAA, Duke of Edinburgh and Geography.

By Ali12345

AQA (new) AS Level Mock Exam 2

AQA (new) AS Level Mock Exam 2

A mock paper for Paper 2 of the AQA (new) AS Level Exam.This paper includes the Changing Places and Fieldwork sections, including Section B (Q3 & 4) questions. (80 marks).

By Geog2014

L2 - Data collection & design

L2 - Data collection & design

This is lesson teaches data collection methods, explores reliability and accuracy of different data collection and sampling methods. It is part of a bundled scheme of work to deliver fieldwork for Edexcel Geography B's 2016 GCSE specification Topic 6 Geographical Investigations: Investigating Dynamic Urban Areas. It has been successfully tested and delivered on mixed ability y10 student classes including the fieldtrip itself . The series includes 9 lessons which supports students (and teachers!) to prepare for; deliver and write-up urban fieldwork including differentiated lessons, powerpoints, activities and resources; a fieldwork workbook for students; an online student write-up booklet; spreadsheets to help analyse data and mark schemes. The investigation is based in Birmingham but could easily be adapted to other cities. NB - individual students' access to PCs + internet most lessons is assumed.

By bbojangles

L3 - Designing Questionnaires

L3 - Designing Questionnaires

This powerpoint explores questionnaire design for geography fieldwork including the use of closed and open; qualitative and quantitative data questions. There are accompanying resources (for separate download or bundled). It can be used as a base for student-designed questionnaires (or you can use the questionnaire supplied in the fieldwork workbook (separate download). It is part of a bundled scheme of work to deliver fieldwork for Edexcel geography B's 2016 GCSE specification Topic 6 Geographical Investigations: Investigating Dynamic Urban Areas. It has been successfully tested and delivered on mixed ability y10 student classes including the fieldtrip itself . The series includes 9 lessons which supports students (and teachers!) to prepare for; deliver and write-up urban fieldwork including differentiated lessons, powerpoints, activities and resources; a fieldwork workbook for students; an online student write-up booklet; spreadsheets to help analyse data; exam questions and mark schemes. The investigation is based in Birmingham but could easily be adapted to other cities. NB - individual students' access to PCs + internet most lessons is assumed.

By bbojangles

L3 - 'Good' questionnaire

L3 - 'Good' questionnaire

These is an examplar questionnaire to accompany to accompany a lesson exploring questionnaire design for geography fieldwork including the use of closed and open; qualitative and quantitative data questions. it can be used as a base for student-designed questionnaires (or you can use the questionnaire supplied in the fieldwork workbook (separate downdload). It is part of a bundled scheme of work to deliver fieldwork for Edexcel geography B's 2016 GCSE specification Topic 6 Geographical Investigations: Investigating Dynamic Urban Areas. It has been successfully tested and delivered on mixed ability y10 student classes including the fieldtrip itself . The series includes 9 lessons which supports students (and teachers!) to prepare for; deliver and write-up urban fieldwork including differentiated lessons, powerpoints, activities and resources; a fieldwork workbook for students; an online student write-up booklet; spreadsheets to help analyse data; exam questions and mark schemes. The investigation is based in Birmingham but could easily be adapted to other cities. NB - individual students' access to PCs + internet most lessons is assumed.

By bbojangles

L3 - Designing questionaires - 'Bad' questionnaire

L3 - Designing questionaires - 'Bad' questionnaire

This is an exemplar questionnaire to accompany L3 lesson, exploring questionnaire design. It is part of a bundled scheme of work to deliver fieldwork for Edexcel geography B's 2016 GCSE specification Topic 6 Geographical Investigations: Investigating Dynamic Urban Areas. It has been successfully tested and delivered on mixed ability y10 student classes including the fieldtrip itself . The series includes 9 lessons which supports students (and teachers!) to prepare for; deliver and write-up urban fieldwork including differentiated lessons, powerpoints, activities and resources; a fieldwork workbook for students; an online student write-up booklet; spreadsheets to help analyse data; exam questions and mark schemes. The investigation is based in Birmingham but could easily be adapted to other cities. NB - individual students' access to PCs + internet most lessons is assumed.

By bbojangles

L1 - Introducing the Urban Investigation

L1 - Introducing the Urban Investigation

This is lesson is an introduction to geographic investigations in urban areas. It is part of a bundled scheme of work to deliver fieldwork for Edexcel geography B's 2016 specification Topic 6 Geographical Investigations: Investigating Dynamic Urban Areas. It has been successfully tested and delivered on mixed ability y10 student classes including the fieldtrip itself . The series includes 9 lessons which supports students (and teachers!) to prepare for; deliver and write-up urban fieldwork including differentiated lessons, powerpoints, activities and resources; a fieldwork workbook for students; an online student write-up booklet; spreadsheets to help analyse data and mark schemes. The investigation is based in Birmingham but could easily be adapted to other cities. NB - individual students' access to PCs + internet most lessons is assumed.

By bbojangles

A Contrasting UK Locality - Great Missenden

A Contrasting UK Locality - Great Missenden

This set of resources is designed for teaching the KS2 Geography unit about a contrasting UK locality.It uses the rural village of Great Missenden in Buckinghamshire as a case study, which is also home to the Roald Dahl Museum.

By eddiebray

OLYMPICS Non Chronological Report - Non -Fiction

OLYMPICS Non Chronological Report - Non -Fiction

children to use secondary sources to research about Olympic Venues and the Torch relay. children can be given parts of the information to think of their own caption or headings if using to write a non-chronolgical report in literacy. Can also be used as part of Geography to find out about places outside near locality. Great for Olympics Theme 2012.

By rehanafazil

KS3 Geography Homework Booklets

KS3 Geography Homework Booklets

This is a collection of homework booklets designed for KS3 Geography students. There are a range of topics included in this bundle. Each homework booklet is full of tasks and activities designed to consolidate classroom learning. This is ready-to-go homework that is extremely easy to set for the teacher! ENJOY!

By dunnsean

KS3 Map Skills Homework Booklet

KS3 Map Skills Homework Booklet

Homework booklet designed for KS3 Geography. This is for a Map Skills topic. It has been fully prepared with independent study tasks for students to complete at home to consolidate their classroom learning. The only change you will need to make is the department logo on the front cover.

By dunnsean

(New AQA) Keswick Fieldwork Booklet and Powerpoint

(New AQA) Keswick Fieldwork Booklet and Powerpoint

Student lesson and fieldwork booklet for Keswick. This is a great way to introduce students to urban challenges and fieldwork skills showing how the area has changed. This could also be adapted for other urban/rural places. This can also be used to compare a near place to a far away place.

By Emsie125

Local & Distant Place Case Studies (Changing Places)

Local & Distant Place Case Studies (Changing Places)

Workbook and data sheets for the Local (Wembley) and Distant (Port Talbot) Case Study as part of the Changing Places topic. Can be adapted to any specification and area case studies.Included is a booklet with 19 categories to guide student research on the two areas, history of the two areas, and four spreadsheets of census data.Students develop data interpretation, analysis and research skills in the completion of this study pack. This study pack then forms the backbone of the Local and Distant Case Studies.

By Geog2014

Crime SoW

Crime SoW

Here is an entire Scheme / Unit of work for a Crime topic in Geography. This was delivered to Year 9 KS3. Some resources have been adapted from various powerpoints. All resources have been attached. There are a variety of activities included in this SoW (DME, rankings, Diamond 9, sorting tasks, colour coding, discussions). I would really appreciate any feedback. No lesson plans are attached but it should be quite straight forward.The SoW covers:1) What is crime?2) What are the causes of crime?3) Crime in the local area (can be adapted for your school)4) Crime in your school (can be adapted for your school)5) Child murderers (DME about James Bulger)6) The impacts of terrorism (9/11 case study)7) 9/11 response debate (preparation 1 lesson, debate 1 lesson)8) Debate9) Watch Stacey Dooley: Cocaine Capital of the World10) Newspaper report about the impacts of the cocaine tradeEnjoy!!!!

By dunnsean

The ULTIMATE WJEC B Revision Bundle

The ULTIMATE WJEC B Revision Bundle

Close to exams? Need innovative revision material for WJEC B Geography? Look no further!! At a reduced price of 50% to aid you with student revision, why not invest? It includes a GCSE revision attendance card, exam masterclass lessons, 8 mark case study practice, topical revision and my Case Study Booklet 2017. See example below!

By GJDavis27

WJEC B GCSE Geography Topic Revision Bundle

WJEC B GCSE Geography Topic Revision Bundle

Close to exams? Need innovative revision material for WJEC B Geography? Look no further!! At a reduced price of 50% to aid you with student revision, why not invest? It includes a GCSE revision attendance card, exam masterclass lessons, 8 mark case study practice, topical revision and my Case Study Booklet 2017. See example below!

By GJDavis27

Edexcel A-Level (2016) - Regenerating Places

Edexcel A-Level (2016) - Regenerating Places

Lessons for the Regenerating Places topic of the Edexcel A-Level. I have taken lessons 5-8 out (because you can't add more than 20 resources) as these ones are more independent research, so apologies that these are missing.Hope it helps!For more resources, visit: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/TheGeographyShop

By TheGeographyShop

A Contrasting UK Locality - Surveying Great Missenden High Street using Google Street View

A Contrasting UK Locality - Surveying Great Missenden High Street using Google Street View

This resource is part of a KS2 Geography unit designed for teaching about a contrasting UK locality. It uses Great Missenden in Buckinghamshire as a case study.In this lesson, children are introduced to the geographical surveying technique of the high street survey. The presentation outlines the RICEPOTS system for categorising land use. It includes many photos of real world examples to aid understanding.In the activity, children are challenged to use Google Street View to work out the names of businesses and land use on Great Missenden High Street. It is differentiated three ways. In an extension, children are encouraged to survey more of Great Missenden High Street by themselves.If you like this resource, please review it! If you have any suggestions or feedback, contact me at eddiebray@yahoo.co.uk.

By eddiebray

AQA GCSE Geography Personal Learning Checklist (PLC) [Revision, DIRT, Exam Prep] Essential

AQA GCSE Geography Personal Learning Checklist (PLC) [Revision, DIRT, Exam Prep] Essential

This download contains two Personal Learning Checklists (PLCs) designed for the AQA GCSE Geography Specification.The first side is a PLC with two ways for the student to rate confidence and the second side features a key-word check as well as various DIRT tasks.This double-sided A4 worksheet is great for:-Revision lessons-AfL-Fostering teacher-student dialogue-Directed Individual Reflection Time (DIRT)-Exam preparationThis is an ideal tool for your students to help them keep track of their learning, and help you monitor the classes strengths and weaknesses. It serves as a highly efficient form of self-assessment.On the reverse of the sheet are other useful measures that allow teachers to gauge a student's confidence and reflective abilities.The worksheet:-Allows the student to see clearly what they need to know for the exam.-Allows the student to communicate to their teacher how they can be best helped.-Gets the student to analyse their progress in relation to their target grade.-Encourages students to reflect in a structured manner on their necessary revision focusses.-Gets students to establish both a revision and an exam technique focus.

By Maxi88

Lived Experience of Place Revision Lesson (Changing Places)

Lived Experience of Place Revision Lesson (Changing Places)

Designed for the AQA AS/A Level Changing Places topic.Revision lesson on the Lived Experience of Place, focusing on Wembley and Port Talbot (can be changed to suit a teacher's own case studies).Included is a presentation version, and a student version for handouts.

By Geog2014

Learning About the Compass Presentation

Learning About the Compass Presentation

A presentation to teach your class about the Compass. The presentation includes a script and includes 6 slides with information about:What is a compass.A compass card and magnetic north.Rhymes to remember the points on a compass.An optional slide about the magnetic poles and lines of magnetic force.How they are still used today to read maps.

By BubbleResources

Teaching about the Compass - 3D Compass Leaflet - Fantastic Display

Teaching about the Compass - 3D Compass Leaflet - Fantastic Display

Teach all about the Compass with this 3D worksheet which makes a wonderful display. There are two versions - one for an 8 point compass and one for a 4 point compass. Both are available as a Word document and PDF.There is a step by step guide on how to make it, which is very easy, and this has been uploaded as a PDF and as a PowerPoint.Why not buy this as part of a bundle for only 99p more! You would get a presentation to teach your class about the compass where all the information to answer the questions on this leaflet is included. And more!!! Click on the bundle link to the right.

By BubbleResources