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Geography teaching resources for KS2, KS3, KS4 and KS5. Worksheets and resources are mostly all contained within the lesson powerpoints for convenience.

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Geography teaching resources for KS2, KS3, KS4 and KS5. Worksheets and resources are mostly all contained within the lesson powerpoints for convenience.
Drowning in plastic - lesson activities (Geography in the News)
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Drowning in plastic - lesson activities (Geography in the News)

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A powerpoint that includes a wide variety of activities to do with thinking about our plastic usage and how we can reduce it. The first activity is based on the BBC’s recent documentary ‘Drowning in plastic’. The other activities are based on reading and analysing text, persuasive writing, plotting plastic waste on a map, drawing a bar chart of biodegrade times, and role plays and creative activities to do with designing new purposes for plastic bottles. All resources and worksheets are included within the ppt. Resources created by The Planet Press, a teacher-written blog that encourages students to keep up to date with world environmental news
A Level: Coastal Management beyond the UK (Sundarbans, Bangladesh); resilience/mitigation/adaptation
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A Level: Coastal Management beyond the UK (Sundarbans, Bangladesh); resilience/mitigation/adaptation

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Fully resourced and comprehensive case study lesson Includes the location of Bangladesh and why it is sop at risk of flooding Video link to an excellent documentary about flooding and cyclones Detailed slides about the characteristics, challenges and opportunities of living in the Sundarbans Strategies to be resilient, mitigate and adapt to flooding and climate change All resources, worksheets and activities are included within the ppt
TNCs and oil (Shell) in Nigeria
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TNCs and oil (Shell) in Nigeria

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Lesson covers the location of oil in Nigeria and the pros and cons of having companies such as Shell and Unilever investing in infrastructure Activities include describing locations from a map, analysing pros and cons, and exam practice All resources included within the ppt
The UK's north south divide
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The UK's north south divide

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Lesson covers the nature of the UK’s north south divide and strategies to reduce the divide Activities include information about the north south divide and specific questions for students about the effectiveness of reducing the gap All resources included within the ppt
The Sulawesi earthquake & tsunami (Indonesia, 2018) - Case study lesson (Geography in the News)
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The Sulawesi earthquake & tsunami (Indonesia, 2018) - Case study lesson (Geography in the News)

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Lesson covers location of the earthquake & tsunami, causes of earthquake and tsunami, Pacific Ring of Fire, videos of impacts, sorting of primary and secondary impacts, DEC appeal video, sorting of immediate and long term responses, newspaper writing article activity, and 9-mark GCSE-style exam question, and consideration of the uses of warning systems. A thorough lesson plan that can be used over a number of lessons, or activities can be selected to make a shorter lesson. All activities, resources and worksheets are contained within the ppt. Facts and figures may need updating as the disaster continues to unfold.
Food in the UK
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Food in the UK

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KS4 Lesson covers why the UK imports food, where food comes from, food miles and their pros and cons Card sort and mapping activities All worksheets included within the ppt
Fashion's dirty secrets - the problem of waste in the  fashion industry, sweat shops & child labour
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Fashion's dirty secrets - the problem of waste in the fashion industry, sweat shops & child labour

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An extended powerpoint that includes a large range of activities all to do with exploring the problem of the fashion industry, based around the recent BBC documentary ‘Fashion’s Dirty Secrets’. Activities can be taken from it to make 1-2 lessons, or if watching the documentary, it could be used as a mini scheme of work. Contents: Video - slides and worksheet to accompany the documentary ‘Fashion’s Dirty Secrets’; Impacts – a statement sorting activity around the environmental, social and economic impacts of the fashion industry Glossary activity - key words and terminology from the documentary Persuasive writing activity – persuading an MP to act on the fashion industry Mapping fashion activity – plotting the areas affected by the fashion industry Bar chart activity – plotting the world’s biggest textile exporters Role play activity – looking at each person’s opinion from all aspects of the fashion industry Campaign – create and design a new item of clothing that is ecofriendly Sweatshops – a series of activities based around another controversial aspect of the fashion industry: sweatshops and child labour
AT A GLANCE: Six AQA GCSE Topic Knowledge Organisers
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AT A GLANCE: Six AQA GCSE Topic Knowledge Organisers

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A set of six detailed knowledge organisers for each of the AQA GCSE topics. Each topic is summarised on one A3 sheet of paper (apart from The Changing Economic World which is extended). An excellent revision resource to help students cope with the high level of content. Will also help support weaker students who have disorganised notes.
Population pyramids
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Population pyramids

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Lesson covers the meaning of population pyramids and how they vary Activities include matching pyramids and their descriptions to different stages of the DTM All resources included within the ppt
Changes to the UK's economy
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Changes to the UK's economy

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Lesson covers the transition in the UK’s economy from primary to secondary to tertiary industry and explores the factors that can cause the economy to grow Activities include describing tasks and exam practice All resources included within the ppt
Temperature
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Temperature

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KS3 Explores how and why temperature varies around the world Key words - latitude and equator Plot and colour code world temperatures Explain differences in temperature
Avalanches
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Avalanches

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KS3 Avalanche definition Causes of avalanches video Human Planet - ways of controlling avalanches Controlling avalanche card sort All resources included within the ppt