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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.
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
Global biomes information and worksheet task
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Global biomes information and worksheet task

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Summary information covering temperature, rainfall, animals, plants, and locations of six major world biomes (tundra, coniferous forest, deciduous forest, savanna, polar, and desert) Accompanying activity to summarise and locate biomes on a world map
Coastal landforms of deposition: spits, bars and tombolos
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Coastal landforms of deposition: spits, bars and tombolos

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A fully resourced lesson that covers the sequence of formation of spits, bars and tomobolos. Clear pictures and diagrams included throughout. A3 worksheet contained within the ppt for students to have and complete during the lesson. This will create a clear revision resource which they can easily use to consolidate learning and prepare for exams.
Glacial transport and formation of moraines, drumlins and erratics (includes revision tasks)
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Glacial transport and formation of moraines, drumlins and erratics (includes revision tasks)

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A thorough and detailed lesson on processes of glacial transport and how moraines and drumlins are formed. Lesson includes: A recap of landforms of erosion An overview of the processes of transport with note-taking frame Clear diagrams and definitions of the five different types of moraine (medial, lateral, ground, terminal, recessional) Clear diagrams and definitions of how drumlins and erratics form with note-taking frame A mix of revision/consolidation games and activities including: pictionary, taboo, who am I?, and a playdoh round Final acrostic task to help revise key terms All lesson activities and worksheets are included within the powerpoint.
Solar energy / Solar power
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Solar energy / Solar power

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Lesson covers what solar energy is, how it works, and where the best location for solar power is. Activities and worksheets included within the ppt.
Coastal landforms of erosion - headlands, bays, cave, arch, stack, stump, wave-cut notch & platforms
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Coastal landforms of erosion - headlands, bays, cave, arch, stack, stump, wave-cut notch & platforms

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A fully comprehensive lesson that covers all the key landforms of erosion with an accompanying worksheet for students to complete as the lesson progresses. This makes it easy and quick to cover all the landforms and students have a detailed A3 sheet from which to revise at the end. Learning is consolidated with a fun and interactive stop animation activity at the end (playdoh or whiteboards and cameras required).
Carbon footprint calculator survey
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Carbon footprint calculator survey

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Survey with questions that address a variety of aspects of your daily life and calculate a score to estimate how much carbon you produce Includes summary questions that address how you could alter your carbon footprint, and also question the validity/accuracy of the carbon footprint survey
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
Weather and climate test
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Weather and climate test

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KS3 Simple questions on temperature, rainfall, effects of the weather on people, and extreme weather Questions between 1-4 marks long
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
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
Christchurch earthquake 2011 - HIC case study (AQA The Challenge of Natural Hazards)
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Christchurch earthquake 2011 - HIC case study (AQA The Challenge of Natural Hazards)

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Lesson covers the causes, impacts and responses to the Christchurch earthquake in New Zealand 2011. There is also a discussion around why some countries have more devastating impacts from earthquakes than others (comparison with Haiti). Activities include a video, statement coding, and brainstorm around impacts affecting earthquake impacts. Worksheets included within the ppt.
Nigeria's changing economy and industrial structure
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Nigeria's changing economy and industrial structure

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Lesson covers Nigeria’s recent industrial history and its transition from primary to secondary to tertiary industry. Activities include describing tasks, a reading race and learning check. All resources included within the ppt
Extreme weather - an introduction
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Extreme weather - an introduction

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KS3 Definition of extreme weather Examples of extreme weather Extreme weather mapping task, e.g. plot tornadoes in the USA (requires atlases) Extreme weather photos plenary - guess the caption
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