Geography skills teaching resources: Urban and rural areas

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Brazil Full SoW

Brazil Full SoW

I've written this for KS3 EBD boys. There are links on the lesson plans to websites. It is a full scheme of work with attached power points, worksheets and activities.

By asadler79

Chinese Culture - Geography of China 2

Chinese Culture - Geography of China 2

This is a 1 hour KS3 lesson that investigates Chinese culture and way of life to Key Stage 3 students. The lesson is the second lesson of a unit on China. This lesson is also available as part of a bundle on China.Learning Outcome 1 – ‘I know what culture is, what Chinese culture is like and the way of life in China varies between places.This lesson covers the following themes:- An overview of culture.- An exploration of 3 different locations within China.- What life is like for Chinese children.Ease of use is the aim, so the lesson includes a compact presentation with full instructions and guidance in the notes section below each slide, it also includes labelled, organised, challenge / extension handouts with printing instructions and is of course, proof read.These resources take me hours to pull together so please leave a review if they’ve helped you out in the classroom :)Happy teaching!

By HotForest

China: Introduction Lesson - Geography of China 1

China: Introduction Lesson - Geography of China 1

This is a 1 hour KS3 lesson that introduces China to Key Stage 3 students through a picture exercise and an atlas enquiry task. The lesson is the first lesson of a unit on China. This lesson is also available as part of a bundle on China.Learning Outcome 1 – ‘I can describe China's location and key human and physical geographical characteristics and explain why they are important.'This lesson covers the following themes:- An overview of the physical and human geography of China- Map and atlas skills- Understanding and interpreting challenging geographic data relating to countries.Ease of use is the aim, so the lesson includes a compact presentation with full instructions and guidance in the notes section below each slide, it also includes labelled, organised, challenge / extension handouts with printing instructions and is of course, proof read.These resources take me hours to pull together so please leave a review if they’ve helped you out in the classroom :)Happy teaching!

By HotForest

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Eduqas (WJEC) Geography GCSE Theme 2 Urban and Rural links - All lessons, activities , homeworks and exam technique

Eduqas (WJEC) Geography GCSE Theme 2 Urban and Rural links - All lessons, activities , homeworks and exam technique

This bundle contains all of the lesson power points, activities, homework's, exam practice and all you need to do it print and go! Lessons can all be purchased individually however he bundle is a bargain and all planning is done for a full unit of work! Each of these packs attached contain one or two lessons worth (there are 14 lessons in total but some of them are both lessons on one power point) and all of the resources that go with that lesson are attached to that download link so it makes it easier to prepare. This would cost £31.50 purchased as individual lessons!

By Jillylo12

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KS3 KS2 Geography Scheme of Work - Bundle Pack - Outstanding!

KS3 KS2 Geography Scheme of Work - Bundle Pack - Outstanding!

Save over 30% with this fantastic Geography bundle. Four separate packages which include lesson plans, PowerPoint slides and other resources! Save yourself HOURS of work!Topics include:- Rivers- Climate Change- Coastal Erosion- Tourism- Volcanoes

By scott209

Urban Renewal - Rural and Urban links (Eduqas and AQA)

Urban Renewal - Rural and Urban links (Eduqas and AQA)

Students consider the reasons for urban decline by analysing a variety of sources including text and images about Newcastle upon Tyne as a case study (all materials are contained so will work even if you are unfamiliar with location). Students then have to write a report and the Newspaper template is icluded as an overview. In addition students look at the process of renewal and include insight about sectoral shifts as heavy industry declined. This includes a research and sorting exercise that provides evidence for an examination question. There i also a homework sheet included that builds on retention exercise on the lesson and the task is explained on the prepared sheet. This lesson is part of a sequence of lessons on this unit, please see my shop for further lessons and materials.

By Jillylo12

London Case Study - Regeneration - Urban issues (AQA 9-1 Geo)

London Case Study - Regeneration - Urban issues (AQA 9-1 Geo)

This is a full lesson looking at regeneration in London. It looks at regeneration in Shoreditch as well as the London Docklands. The lesson is planned for an hour session and includes a 6 mark exam question at the end of the lesson (This is a recap and revision question looking at brownfield sites and greenfield sites). Mark scheme included. The lesson starts with an information hunt about how Shoreditch has changed, followed by a video clip and vocab task on the London docklands. The plenary is looking at learning from the previous lesson and assessing learning through a 6 mark exam Q. All worksheets for printing are included at the end of the powerpoint.

By GeoResourceHub

Population distribution of the UK

Population distribution of the UK

This is a lesson looking at population density and distribution of the UK. It includes a group kinesthetic activity, a word-fill, sorting task and map analysis. Designed for KS3 but could be adapted for KS4.

By geojs7

Rebranding and re-imaging Glasgow

Rebranding and re-imaging Glasgow

A lesson for the new Edexcel A-level spec that looks at the rebranding and re-imaging of Glasgow over time. Contains a video link along with a 4 page set of questions for pupils to answer as they watch to consolidate the information. Another activity is included, for which computer access will be needed, or you can provide the data for pupils.

By geojs7

AQA AS & A2 Skills revision (charts, presentation, analysis and cartographic examples)

AQA AS & A2 Skills revision (charts, presentation, analysis and cartographic examples)

This document covers all of the skills as specified in the examination for the Unit 2 and 4a examinations, it gives examples, visuals descriptions and evaluates the use and suggests an application for each of the presentation methods.Really good as a revision took for skills as students struggle to apply revision to these examinations. The skills and statistical techniques for A2 only are highlighted on the grid.

By Jillylo12

Classifying types of Crime

Classifying types of Crime

A KS3 Geography lesson on different types of crime that was part of a Geography of Crime SOW. The lesson was taught to a mixed ability year 8 class but could be taught across all years in KS3. The lesson was observed by colleagues with a focus on methods of differentiation and so the lesson contains activities that stretch the most able and scaffolding that supports lower ability students. Fully resourced.

By amac89

Development 3: The Multiplier effect

Development 3: The Multiplier effect

This is a 1 hour KS3 lesson that investigates the concept of the multiplier effect in a development context. The lesson is the third lesson of a unit on development focussed on Ghana, though the nearly all of the lesson is non-country specific and can easily be changed to suit another country. This lesson is also available as part of a bundle on development / Ghana.Learning Outcome 1 – ‘I can explain what the 'multiplier effect' is and how it positively This lesson covers the following themes:- An overview of northern and southern Ghana and their differences- An insight into what life is like in rural areas in northern Ghana- Development challenges that exist in northern GhanaEase of use is the aim, so the lesson includes a compact presentation with full instructions and guidance in the notes section below each slide, it also includes labelled, organised, challenge / extension handouts with printing instructions and is of course, proof read.These resources take me hours to pull together so please leave a review if they’ve helped you out in the classroom :)Happy teaching!

By HotForest

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Development - A KS3 Bundle

Development - A KS3 Bundle

This is a bundle of lessons that covers international development for Key Stage 3 students. The focus is on Ghana though the context can be quickly changed for other similar countries.

By HotForest

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SDME 2017 revision guide Population and Settlement OCR B

SDME 2017 revision guide Population and Settlement OCR B

This is a 13 page booklet which I made to prepare my year 11s for this year's Sustainable Decision-making Exam (SDME). Our students do very well in this exam each year. I am HoD in a top state school. I get between 55-75% A-A* each year, depending on students I have of course!It includesTips and advice for how to do wellAll past question styles for all papersCommand wordsTips for developing a point with examplesHow to do well in the 16 mark essay including a very handy acronym for them to rememberExamples of past questions and markschemes for Pop and Settlement Examples of student papers we called back A full mark example of an essay and finally... a checklist.I print this in pale yellow as a booklet - they're very grateful! We go through it individually and as a class and then practice past papers using what the tips they have just learnt. I give them a paper to complete as a pair or three too afterwards which works really well.

By amyjayne888

London Case Study - Pollution, waste and green space (AQA 9-1 Geo)

London Case Study - Pollution, waste and green space (AQA 9-1 Geo)

An hour long lesson for the new GCSE AQA 9-1. This lesson looks at urban challenges in the UK and features the case study London. There are activities to look at pollution in the city, how waste is disposed as well as the percentage of green space in London. All the resources needed for the lesson (3 worksheets) are included on the slides at the end of the powerpoint.

By GeoResourceHub

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Sustainable Urban Living

Sustainable Urban Living

A fully resourced GCSE lesson about Sustainable Urban Living in a High Income Country (HIC) - London. Lesson studies the Beddington Zero Energy Development (BedZED) in Sutton, London. Students have to ask geographical questions, sort information cards about the sustainable strategies used in BedZED, and explain how the strategies lead to sustainable urban living and improve quality of life. Lesson includes sample exam question focus. Case study is relevant for all the new 9-1 GCSE Geography specifications.

By atoorneini

New AQA GCSE- Urban Issues and Challenges Lesson #1

New AQA GCSE- Urban Issues and Challenges Lesson #1

This lesson is the first in the series for the new GCSE geography specification for the Challenges in the Human Environment Paper. This lesson covers what is urbanisation and looks at changes in population globally over time, reasons for urbanisation and trends in rates of urbanisation.This lesson also introduces the new key terms of HICs, NEEs, and LICs.

By jennamoorhead

Conditions in Kibera Slum Kenya

Conditions in Kibera Slum Kenya

An introduction lesson on the living conditions in Kibera slum, Kenya. Includes a wide range of activities including a senses board, video clip activity and a silent conversation. Originally taught to a year 10 Geography class but could be easily adapted for KS3. Progress indicators throughout and differentiation incorporated through scaffolding resources and challenge tasks. Used in an interview lesson and I was offered the job. Fully resourced - all worksheets included.

By amac89

A-level Skills Questions Practise (AQA)

A-level Skills Questions Practise (AQA)

A collection of skills questions, focused on the 2016 AQA AS/A-Level specification, but adaptable to any specification. Practice of interpretation, analysis and interrogation skills using a variety of different sources.

By Geog2014

Aerial Photographs

Aerial Photographs

5 PPTs based on Aerial Photographs; 1. An introduction to the different types of aerial photos and an explanation on locating features on aerial photos 2. sketching Aerial photos 3. Settlement on aerial photos4. Colour on aerial photos/determining land use/determining time of year 5. Economic activities on aerial photos

By emercullen

Urban Challenges in the UK (AQA 9-1 Geo)

Urban Challenges in the UK (AQA 9-1 Geo)

Lessons for the 'Urban Challenges in the UK' section of the new AQA 9-1 Spec. All worksheets for lessons are included as slides at the end of each PPT. 5 Lessons included: *The UK's distribution of population and major cities *London CS - Where is London, What is London's population and ethnic mix? *London CS - What is social deprivation, is it an issue in London? Housing issues, greenfield and brownfield sites, does the green belt solve the issues?*London CS - Pollution, Waste management and Urban greening.*London CS - Regeneration Shorditch and Docklands

By GeoResourceHub

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Urbanisation

Urbanisation

Looks at an introduction to urbanisation and issues and solutions. Total price of bundled items: £28.00.

By chloemarshall93

Geography: Settlements: Towns: Kendal, Cumbria, England

Geography: Settlements: Towns: Kendal, Cumbria, England

A small collection of photos of Kendal, Cumbria in the Lake District, England. Can be used as part of a lesson on settlements, towns, tourism, weather, jobs, and issues affecting urban and rural areas. As well as locational knowledge about Britain.The town of Kendal was badly affected by the flooding after Storm Desmond and is only now recovering. The floods had a huge impact on the people of the community as well as business and people having to leave their homes. How might students plan for future flood prevention and evacuation?

By sarah277

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AQA A Level Geography: Changing Places Revision Bundle!

AQA A Level Geography: Changing Places Revision Bundle!

Firstly, if you choose to download my resource(s), please take the time to leave a rating (as I know most of don't really bother) - I do really value your feedback! ************** SAVE 20% **************This bundle contains everything you need help your students revise for the topic Changing Places, on the AQA A Level geography Course. Resources, also include hints and tips to studying A Levels/Changing Places!From an essential checklist, to a full revision guide including case studies, to revision learning maps including the entire specification in simple learning mats, colourful and bright, student independent mind-maps to allow them to create their own revision resources and finally a guide/lesson on how to answer case study questions. All these resources are essential to helping students gain full marks in this section of the exam paper, ensuring they are well on their way to earning a well deserved A*! ************************************************************************************************************************ If you have any queries, questions or concerns, then please email thomassaunders00@gmail or alternatively write a comment describing your needs, where I will be happy to help!***** Be sure to follow me, to keep update with my most recent uploaded resources! *****

By AllRoundResources

Aerial Photographs- Colour, settlement and economic activities on aerial photographs

Aerial Photographs- Colour, settlement and economic activities on aerial photographs

3 PPTs based on aerial photographs. 1. Colour on aerial photographs - using the colour on the photo to determine time of the year and land use2. Economic Activities on aerial photographs - Identifying different economic activities using evidence from the photograph3. Settlement on aerial photographs - Using evidence from the photo to identify settlement patterns and historic settlement *To purchase these three PPTs along with others based on Aerial Photographs, see 'My Shop'.

By emercullen