This is an introduction lesson including the following:
Location of Antarctica
Use of photography to describe places
How big is Antarctica ? - maths skills task
Measuring the antarctic ice
Antarctica’s past activity - the break up from Gondwana maps
A flag for Antarctica
Antarctic slang role play
The following are included :
two lesson - before and after the trip
one trail booklet to use in Canterbury
To objectives covered by the 2 lessons are the following:
To know where Canterbury is
To know the main visitor attractions
To know the main events in the history of Canterbury .
To draw a land use map of Canterbury.
To understand the meaning of the terms: method, describe and analysis.
The lesson objectives are: understanding what is meant by ‘coastal management’, identifying types of sea defences and evaluating different types of sea defences.
The main task is groupwork/discussion/feedback. Photos and worksheets to print are included.
The lesson is based on material from the Progress in Geography textbook and it includes:
Teacher input and discussion about causes of poverty in general
Main task is groupwork followed by feedback from students
Written task to follow up groupwork
Quiz at the end
Worksheet to print out is included.