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Geography teacher with a passion for producing high quality, innovative resources with pupil led activities.

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Geography teacher with a passion for producing high quality, innovative resources with pupil led activities.
Population Pyramid drawing activity 2018
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Population Pyramid drawing activity 2018

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Activity for pupils to draw and compare population pyramids for The Gambia and The UK, using 2018 data. There is a outline set of axes with an example plot on it for lower ability pupils and a labelling activity to pupils to demonstrate their ability to interpret the graphs. In addition there is a visual hexagons task which asks pupils to explain various factors and their influence on population size and structure which would make a good homework task.
Weather and climate Scheme of Work
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Weather and climate Scheme of Work

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12 lesson with a wide variety of differentiated activities including fieldwork in the school grounds. Topics covered include measuring the weather, micro climate, weather forecasting, types of rainfall, air masses, depressions, tropical storm causes and preparation as well as a case study lesson on Hurricane Irma.
Passage of a depression
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Passage of a depression

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Lesson to get pupils to understand the weather associated with the passage of a depression. Involves pupils putting together a pop up diagram to show what the depression would like on a weather map, in cross section and what weather would be experienced as the depression passes over Britain. At the end of the lesson to test understanding there are some questions asking pupils to describe the weather at certain locations. To go with this there is a peer assessment sheet to indicate what went well and what would be even better.
New AQA 9-1 Geography revision cards for Paper 1
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New AQA 9-1 Geography revision cards for Paper 1

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A full set of revision cards for Paper 1.They include tectonic hazards, weather hazards and climate change, ecosystems, rainforests and hot deserts, rivers and coasts. They are editable so you change any questions to reflect the case studies you have covered.
Hurricane Irma
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Hurricane Irma

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The lesson is a carousel activity with four stations covering the location, primary effects, secondary effects and responses. At each station there are a choice of 3 different differentiated activities to complete.
New AQA Ecosystems revision cards
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New AQA Ecosystems revision cards

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Pupils cut out the revision cards and fold them down the middle dotted line so they have the questions on one side and the answers on the other. The cards include ecosystems, rainforests and hot deserts. The case studies I have used are Malaysia for rainforests and the Thar Desert but the cards are easily edited to reflect any different case studies.
New AQA Opportunities for development in hot deserts (Thar Desert)
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New AQA Opportunities for development in hot deserts (Thar Desert)

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Case study on opportunities for development in the Thar Desert. There is an A3 summary sheet to complete during the lesson featuring map work, statement sorting and a higher level explanation task as a plenary or homework depending on the length of your lesson. It also excludes a practice exam question and mark scheme.
Nepal earthquake 2015 - location, causes and effects
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Nepal earthquake 2015 - location, causes and effects

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Lesson activities including map work on the location of Nepal, describing the causes of the earthquake from maps and diagrams (support sheet provided for lower ability pupils), a differentiated effects task (higher ability pupils create effects cards after reading news paper articles) including a diamond 9 exercise. Also includes a homework task asking pupils to think about priorities after the earthquake and what should be included in an earthquake kit and why.
How is the weather forecast?
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How is the weather forecast?

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A lesson covering how weather forecasts are made, how they are interpreted and how useful they are. Includes a support work sheet for lower ability. Also weather forecasts interpretation exercise to improve skills and an exam style, to what extent question, with peer assessment sheet.
New AQA Coasts Revision Cards
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New AQA Coasts Revision Cards

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Pupils can cut out the cards and fold them down the middle so the questions are in the front and the answers are on the back. Perfect for at home revision.
Understanding Ecotourism
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Understanding Ecotourism

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This lesson starts with a tourism recap using a domino activity. Then pupils are taught about what ecotourism is and pupils then assess two real examples to determine how sustainable they think each one is. They then have to design their own eco tourist resort to demonstrate their understanding. The task is differentiated so that lower ability pupils can use a list of characteristics they can choose from. There is also a mark scheme for pupils to self or peer assess their designs.
Designing your own weather instrument
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Designing your own weather instrument

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Great class or homework activity for pupils to show their knowledge of weather and allow them to develop their creativity. It comes with a self or peer marking sheet that allows them to highlight what went well and what would be even better if. There is also room for an overall grade and a teacher comment.