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Geographical Skill Worksbooklet

Geographical Skill Worksbooklet

A complete and comprehensive 133-page workbooklet for an extensive range of geographical skills. Each skill has a detailed explanation and examples for students understanding and knowledge. There are also hundreds of activities and questions covering each skill which utilise the maps and sources included in the appendix of the workbooklet. Detailed answers to these activities and questions are also included. There are 25 chapters as follows: 1. Latitude and longitude-degrees and minutes 2. Longitude and time zones 3. Climate Statistics and Graphs 4. Cold fronts and Warm fronts 5. Weather maps and satellite images 6. Quadrants, Area References & Grid Reference 7.Directions and Bearings 8. Legends, builts and biophysical features 9.Interpreting and determining scales 10.Distance and Time 11.Calculating areas 12. Calculating Densities 13. Contour and heights 14. Local Relief and differences in elevation 15.Gradients 16. Cross sections and Vertical Exaggeration 17. Transect 18. Pie Graphs 19. Proportional bar graphs 20.Calculating absolute and relative differences 21. Ternary graphs 22.Population Pyramids 23. Precis, Choropleth and Isoline Maps 24. Relationships on topographic maps 25. Hints This workbooklet is perfect for revision, independent learning or homework. The sources and maps focus on Australia. However, the skills are universal. Leave a review and choose any resource for FREE! Visit my SHOP for many more great resources
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QR codes key skills and videos refresh or revision sheet

QR codes key skills and videos refresh or revision sheet

This sheet has QR codes which link to YouTube videos for key Geographical Skills like 6 figure grid references, but also videos of Hans Rosling and other TED Talks. It is used for kids who need to revise topics or go back over things, they can scan the QR code at home and watch it as many times as they want. I have attached the word doc so you could easily make one of these sheets for a each topic by using a free QR code generator.
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Mathematics of the real world

Mathematics of the real world

excel file to support powe rpoint presentation of same name. excel file can be used independently to support teacher directed research activities
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Introduction to Statistics

Introduction to Statistics

A guide to why we use statistics when collecting fieldwork data. It runs through the main tests and why we choose each one relating to the data which has been collected.
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How to use GE Graph

How to use GE Graph

A guide to using GE Graph which is a free programme which works with Google Earth and KML files to graph data in 3D on Google Earth
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The greenhouse effect and the carbon cycle - Eduqas GCSE

The greenhouse effect and the carbon cycle - Eduqas GCSE

This lesson can be used as a stand alone lesson or a continuation from the previous lesson on evidence and natural causes of climate change. Students have the opportunity to complete an A04 examination question in addition to looking at a variety of research such as the carbon cycle, the transfers within the cycle and the Keeling Curve. There is also a homework consolidation activity included.
Jillylo12
KS2 Geography

KS2 Geography

43 x lessons for KS2 Geography. Most suitable for years 5 and 6. Lessons all designed to match the requirements of the National Curriculum. For other bespoke KS2 lesson bundles please email info@thisisgeography.co.uk Other KS2 modules available: Crumbling Coasts Where We Live Dangerous Earth Bizarre Biomes The Problem With Resources
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Key Stage 2 Geography - Map Skills and the UK

Key Stage 2 Geography - Map Skills and the UK

Full unit of work for map skills and the UK. This unit explores compass points, 4 and 6 figure grid references, scale, distance, longitude, latitude and other core map skills, alongside the UK. All lessons are suitable for 50 minutes to 1 hour of teaching time. Includes supporting worksheets for lessons - no additional resources are required. Most suitable for KS2, years 5 or 6. All lessons have a starter and lesson aim. All PowerPoints in the same signature style. For more resources visit thisisgeography.co.uk Lesson sequence: 1 – Introducing maps 2 – Where is the UK? 3 – Compass points 4 – Map symbols 5 – 4 and 6 figure grid references 6 – Scale and distance 7 – Atlas skills 8 – Longitude and latitude 9 – Design a treasure map 10 – ICT Mapzone 11 – UK and Europe flags 12 – Migration 13 – Human vs physical features Also includes Geography Literacy mat and Geography Numeracy/Map Skills mat, as well as an extension sheet pack with homework’s and activities to extend pupil skills and knowledge. Links to National Curriculum: - Locate the world’s countries, using maps to focus on Europe (including the location of Russia) and North and South America, concentrating on their environmental regions, key physical and human characteristics, countries, and major cities - Name and locate counties and cities of the United Kingdom, geographical regions and their identifying human and physical characteristics, key topographical features (including hills, mountains, coasts and rivers), and land-use patterns; and understand how some of these aspects have changed over time - Identify the position and significance of latitude, longitude, Equator, Northern Hemisphere, Southern Hemisphere, the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn, Arctic and Antarctic Circle, the Prime/Greenwich Meridian and time zones (including day and night)
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Research a geographical area/continent

Research a geographical area/continent

A very simple template/proforma for children to fill in as they research a geographical area. This can easily be trimmed to fit on an A4 page in a book. Two versions have been included: an editable word document version and a PDF version. Areas to be researched are: Place/s of interest Continent/s? Approximately how many people live there? What notable wildlife has their habitat there? What notable bodies of water are at the location or nearby? What natural resources (oil, wood, metals etc) are present? What other continents or countries are nearest?
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