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Ecosystems of the Planet Overviews

Ecosystems of the Planet Overviews

Series of 6 lessons to cover all the ecosystems/biomes needed for the OCR A GCSE Each ecosystem includes an A3 sheet to fill in, plus climate graphs or additional diagrams. Students use course the textbook to fill in, or can be researched on the internet
rosiebrenton
My World,

My World,

This is a Geography display with some key facts about the world we live in. It has interactive cards that students can lift to find the answers to questions, it has been used in lessons as a starter and is generally a hit on open evenings etc.
linz109
Fantastic Places

Fantastic Places

This is a Year 7 Unit of Work of 8 lessons including a SOW. The activities are varied and engaging with all resources included. A glossary is included to get the students using the correct vocabulary. A homework project and end of unit activity is also included.
debbielythe
TECTONIC HAZARDS - 11. Living at risk

TECTONIC HAZARDS - 11. Living at risk

This lesson has been designed to address 'Tectonic Hazards', as per the AQA GCSE Geography specification. This lesson explores why people continue to live in areas at risk from tectonic activity. The PowerPoint is clearly structured with; - Starter tasks to assess prior knowledge and link to the lessons learning. - Clear learning objectives and success criteria linked to AQA specification. - Key new information with activities with supporting hand-outs at the end of the PPT - the main task being an around the room activity with information to stick up around the room. - Plenary - consolidation and review of learning task.
clmcdonnell
Fun with Flags, A Geographical Challenge

Fun with Flags, A Geographical Challenge

This activity is designed for used as a starter or plenary in a Geography/Humanities lesson. Students are given an image of a national flag and asked to research/select correct country from a list of 20. A correct answer allows access to next question an incorrect answer defaults to the menu slide. There are 6 sets of 10 questions relating to 6 different regions of the world. For maximum effect they should be used on an interactive board or large screen display. Hyperlinks are embedded throughout the presentation for ease of navigation. The whole presentation contains 123 slides.
20JET12
URBAN ISSUES + CHALLENGES-Rio lesson 2-growth + challenges

URBAN ISSUES + CHALLENGES-Rio lesson 2-growth + challenges

This lesson has been created to address the AQA Geography GCSE specification. It includes; - Starter task - to recap prior learning on Rio de Janeiro - Clear learning objectives and success criteria linked to the specification. Focus upon the growth of Rio and introducing some of the challenges it faces. - Skills task linked to changing population in Rio, with development questions with linked new information and hyperlinked video. - New information and photo task to illustrate inequality in Rio (supporting hand-out at end of PPT). - Listen and summarise task about the different zones in Rio. Supporting teacher information to read out found on the following slide. - Plenary task to consolidate learning.
clmcdonnell
GEOGRAPHICAL SKILLS-1. Introduction + continents

GEOGRAPHICAL SKILLS-1. Introduction + continents

This lesson has been created to introduce and address the AQA Geography GCSE specification. I use this as a first lesson at the beginning of year 9 as that is when our students start their option choices. It includes; - Starter task - introduction to what Geography is about. - Clear learning objectives and success criteria linked to the specification. - The GCSE and the specification is introduced so that students understand what the GCSE entails in terms of content and assessment. - Activity is simply about continents, countries and capital cities - with supporting differentiated worksheets at the end of the PPT. - Plenary task - Peer marking - Homework task provided.
clmcdonnell
URBAN ISSUES + CHALLENGES-Intro to Rio case study

URBAN ISSUES + CHALLENGES-Intro to Rio case study

This lesson has been created to address the AQA Geography GCSE specification. It has been planned to provide clear and guided independent research using the internet and includes; - Clear learning objectives and success criteria linked to the specification. Focus is upon locating Rio and exploring its global and national importance. - Starter task - a hyperlinked Lonely Planet tourism promotional video clip with task to introduce the location. - Clear task activities with supporting hyperlinks to guide research and expectations. - Plenary task to consolidate learning.
clmcdonnell