Urban Change in Manchester AQA GCSE 9-1 5 Lessons

Urban Change in Manchester AQA GCSE 9-1 5 Lessons

Set of 5 lessons about urban change in Manchester. Includes… 1)perceptions of Manchester from local and international levels using critical thinking and investigating maps 2) ethnicity, diversity and migration taught through a proportional circle mapping activity. 3) Transport and waster management including case study question practice. 4) Deprivation, dereliction and regeneration, looking specifically at Ancoats and New Islington. Activities include looking at the views of different stakeholders and an evaluation question worth 6 marks 5) Pressures on the Urban-Rural Fringe and the Use of Green Space uses videos to share ideas on differing views on building on Green-Belt. Pupils will read an article about the effects of urban sprawl, focussing on Altrincham and Trafford All resources to teach 5 lessons are included.
sarahwoodhead
Urban Change in Manchester AQA GCSE 9-1 5 Lessons

Urban Change in Manchester AQA GCSE 9-1 5 Lessons

Set of 5 lessons about urban change in Manchester. Includes… 1)perceptions of Manchester from local and international levels using critical thinking and investigating maps 2) ethnicity, diversity and migration taught through a proportional circle mapping activity. 3) Transport and waster management including case study question practice. 4) Deprivation, dereliction and regeneration, looking specifically at Ancoats and New Islington. Activities include looking at the views of different stakeholders and an evaluation question worth 6 marks 5) Pressures on the Urban-Rural Fringe and the Use of Green Space uses videos to share ideas on differing views on building on Green-Belt. Pupils will read an article about the effects of urban sprawl, focussing on Altrincham and Trafford All resources to teach 5 lessons are included.
sarahwoodhead
Tourism in Brazil- Design a Holiday

Tourism in Brazil- Design a Holiday

A lesson which introduces different types of tourism and some key words for pupils. Pupils have to select one holiday maker from the options and design the best holiday to Brazil for them, choosing appropriate flights, accommodation and an itinerary. This lesson doesn't require any IT as information sheets are included in the pack, making it ideal for a pupil led, research lesson where IT facilities are not available for pupils. It's aimed at a year 8 class, but could be used for year 7s and year 9s as well. A differentiated version of the proposal sheet is included and also some stickers where pupils can peer assess each other's work in an engaging way.
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Causes and Effects of Storm Doris

Causes and Effects of Storm Doris

Powerpoint with resources included and a written lesson plan. This lesson works as an introduction to UK storms and extreme weather. Origninally designed for a high ability year 8 class, it could also be used to introduce extreme weather in the UK to GCSE classes for the AQA spec. This lesson is designed for Storm Doris, but is easily adaptable to a different case study if needed. Pupils will have to classify the effects of the storm and work to try and understand the causes from a card sort.
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Rubbish (Henderson) Island

Rubbish (Henderson) Island

A lesson that investigates plastic waste and the pollution of Henderson island. Links with current changes in governmental policy and very topical with blue planet highlighting this issue. Used with a year 7 class. The powerpoint includes a booklet for the pupils to fill in as you go through the lesson. Pupils will have to used clues to work out where the island is (map skills) and will have the opportunity to voice their own opinions on the emotive topic.
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AQA GCSE 9-1 Urban Growth in Nigeria,  Lagos 4 Lessons

AQA GCSE 9-1 Urban Growth in Nigeria, Lagos 4 Lessons

Set of 4 lessons for GCSE to explore urbanisation and urban issues in Lagos, Nigeria. Includes a workbook for pupils to follow and complete. Includes appropriate video links and all resources needed for lessons. Pupils will be using a range of teaching strategies including think, ink, pair, shares, exam questions, rewording of questions, reflection on specification, annotation of photographs, analysing of data and maps etc.
sarahwoodhead
North-South Divide

North-South Divide

For AQA GCSE Geography Grades 9-1 Economic Features of the UK. Main task is locating cities and classifying according to wealth, commenting on patterns, using videos to understand the concept of the North South divide and discussions the reasons for it. Looks at Hull City of Culture. Includes homework sheet. All resources included
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Place of the UK in the Wider World

Place of the UK in the Wider World

For AQA GCSE Geography Grades 9-1 Economic Features of the UK. Discusses a range of links that the UK has with the wider world as well as discussing the changes (Brexit etc.) Main task is a spider diagram of information. All resources included
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Changes in UK Industry

Changes in UK Industry

For AQA GCSE Geography Grades 9-1 Economic Features of the UK. Looks at the sectors of industry and the industrial changes in the UK. All resources included.
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Changes in UK Infrastructure

Changes in UK Infrastructure

For AQA GCSE Geography Grades 9-1 Economic Features of the UK. Discussing effects of HS2, toll roads and other infrastructural changes. Group discussion and note taking sheet. All resources included
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Economic Features of the UK

Economic Features of the UK

SOW Sub Section of AQA in 3.2.2: Major changes in the economy of the UK have affected, and will continue to affect, employment patterns and regional growth. All resources for Lessons are included along with detailed and differentiated Powerpoints
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Geography GCSE Skills Test

Geography GCSE Skills Test

To test knowledge and understanding of key geography skills for the AQA GCSE. Also useful for other exam boards or for students who are new to A Level Geography. 30 Minutes approx. Out of 30.
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Hydrology

Hydrology

Hydrology Starter: Process or Store Quiz Students have a posted note with a factor on it which affect river discharge etc... permeable rock, heavy rain, baked soil etc. Students have to stand from one side of the classroom to the other depending on whether their factor speeds up or slows down river discharge.
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