Elementary School geography lesson plans and activities: Locational knowledge

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Brazil Full SoW

Brazil Full SoW

I've written this for KS3 EBD boys. There are links on the lesson plans to websites. It is a full scheme of work with attached power points, worksheets and activities.

By asadler79

Flooding

Flooding

Flood response task and flooding case study Cockermouth in the Lake District, also includes a lesson on how to prepare for a flood in a group style lesson delivery

By leighbee23

States and Capitals: Midwest Region Task Cards

States and Capitals: Midwest Region Task Cards

These task cards are a great way for students to practice identifying the States and State Capitals of the Midwest Region of the United States. This product includes the following 12 countries:IllinoisIndianaIowaKansasMichiganMinnesotaMissouriNebraskaNorth DakotaOhioSouth DakotaWisconsin

By ScienceSpot

Survival in a foreign climate

Survival in a foreign climate

A task to assess pupils understanding of different biomes. They choose a climate type and then select 7 things they would need in order to survive in that climate. Pupils must demonstrate their understanding of the biome by explaining why each item would be important. The sheet includes a what went well and even better if marking grid so that the work can be self or peer assessed. It works really well as a consolidation homework.

By lrabbetts

Articulate Revision - WJEC

Articulate Revision - WJEC

A set of fast-talking articulate game cards to be used with WJEC but easily adaptable for similar syllabuses. Focuses on students being able to recognised AO1 definitions and case study example/detail.Red: Tectonic LandscapesBlue: ProcessesLight Green: Climate Change and Weather HazardsDark Green: TectonicsYellow: EcosystemsOrange: Case Study

By alicemay921

Western Europe Task Cards

Western Europe Task Cards

These task cards are a great way for students to practice identifying the different countries of Western Europe.This product includes the following 16 countries:AustriaBelgiumDenmarkFinlandFranceGermanyGreeceIrelandItalyNetherlandsNorwayPortugalSpainSwedenSwitzerlandUnited Kingdom

By ScienceSpot

South America Task Cards

South America Task Cards

These task cards are a great way for students to practice identifying the different countries of South America.This product includes the following 14 countries:ArgentinaBoliviaBrazilChileColombiaEcuadorFalkland IslandsFrench GuianaGuyanaParaguayPeruSurinameUruguayVenezuela

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Eastern Europe Task Cards

Eastern Europe Task Cards

These task cards are a great way for students to practice identifying the different countries of Eastern Europe.This product includes the following 20 countries:AlbaniaBelarusBosnia and HerzegovinaBulgariaCroatiaCzech RepublicEstoniaHungaryLatviaLithuaniaMacedoniaMoldovaMontenegroPolandRomaniaRussiaSerbiaSlovakiaSloveniaUkraine

By ScienceSpot

Why the Battle of Britain Began (4 of 11)

Why the Battle of Britain Began (4 of 11)

A unit of work (11 lessons) that focuses on the Battle of Britain. It begins by building up to World War 2, looking at the advancement of technology and the build up to war. This is then followed up by some geography work on Europe, the Battle of Britain itself and why it was significant. It is all rounded up by a quiz at the end for a bit of fun and to see what children can remember. Included is everything needed to run the lessons including the planning, slide show and differentiated resources. It is written with 5/6 in mind but can easily be adapted.This lesson focuses on the beginning of the Second World War before identifying Germany's initial movements in 1940. This will then move on to thinking about what Germany's next logical step was to be able to reach Britain.

By krisgreg30

Strategies at the start of World War 2 (3 of 11)

Strategies at the start of World War 2 (3 of 11)

A unit of work (11 lessons) that focuses on the Battle of Britain. It begins by building up to World War 2, looking at the advancement of technology and the build up to war. This is then followed up by some geography work on Europe, the Battle of Britain itself and why it was significant. It is all rounded up by a quiz at the end for a bit of fun and to see what children can remember. Included is everything needed to run the lessons including the planning, slide show and differentiated resources. It is written with 5/6 in mind but can easily be adapted.This lesson focuses on potential strategies at the start of World War 2, focussing particularly on geographical skills and the human and physical geography of various European countries.

By krisgreg30

Battle of Britain Unit of Work

Battle of Britain Unit of Work

A unit of work (11 lessons) that focuses on the Battle of Britain. It begins by building up to World War 2, looking at the advancement of technology and the build up to war. This is then followed up by some geography work on Europe, the Battle of Britain itself and why it was significant. It is all rounded up by a quiz at the end for a bit of fun and to see what children can remember. Included is everything needed to run the lessons including the planning, slide show and differentiated resources. It is written with 5/6 in mind but can easily be adapted.

By krisgreg30

Country Factfiles

Country Factfiles

Used in Year 3 to aid listening skills when the class were doing presentations. Includes space for 'what I already know' and then interesting facts.Booklet contains space for 7 countries and their flags. Includes facts about Europe as a continent on the sides. Hope it helps!

By anniueckie

East Asia Task Cards

East Asia Task Cards

These task cards are a great way for students to practice identifying the different countries of East Asia.This product includes the following 7 countries:ChinaHong KongJapanMongoliaNorth KoreaRussiaSouth KoreaTaiwan

By ScienceSpot

South Asia Task Cards

South Asia Task Cards

These task cards are a great way for students to practice identifying the different countries of South Asia.This product includes the following 7 countries:AfghanistanBangladeshBhutanIndiaNepalPakistanSri Lanka

By ScienceSpot

West Asia Task Cards

West Asia Task Cards

These task cards are a great way for students to practice identifying the different countries of West Asia.This product includes the following 19 countries:ArmeniaAzerbaijanBahrainCyprusGeorgiaIranIraqIsraelJordanKuwaitLebanonOmanPalestineQatarSaudi ArabiaSyriaTurkeyUnited Arab EmiratesYemen

By ScienceSpot

Southeast Asia Task Cards

Southeast Asia Task Cards

These task cards are a great way for students to practice identifying the different countries of Southeast Asia.This product includes the following 10 countries:CambodiaEast TimorIndonesiaLaosMalaysiaMyanmar (Burma)PhilippinesSingaporeThailandVietnam

By ScienceSpot

The Tundra (Ks3)

The Tundra (Ks3)

A lesson for KS3 on the challenges of living in the Tundra. The resources for the lesson are included in the powerpoint. Students have to assess the difficulties of living in the Tundra and complete a diamond 9 activity.

By han2011

Tropical Rainforest Structure (Ks3)

Tropical Rainforest Structure (Ks3)

This lesson looks at the structure of the tropical rainforest. The lesson is designed to be used with KS3 students. Included are two worksheets that go with the lesson powerpoint.

By han2011

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Tutor Time: Citizenship: Europe and Europe Day 2017 (Bundle)

Tutor Time: Citizenship: Europe and Europe Day 2017 (Bundle)

Tutor Time: Citizenship: Europe and Europe Day 2017 (Bundle)PowerPoint quizzes and activities (research and display) that looks at Europe; its countries and where they are located.Could be useful to mark Europe Day in May and in the light of the ongoing Brexit debate.

By CollEd

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Tutor Time: Citizenship: Europe and Europe Day 2017

Tutor Time: Citizenship: Europe and Europe Day 2017

Tutor Time: Citizenship: Europe and Europe Day 2017PowerPoint quiz (40 questions) on Europe; its countries; aspects of them and where they are located.Could be useful to mark Europe Day in May and in the light of the ongoing Brexit debate.

By CollEd

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Tutor Time: Citizenship: Europe and Europe Day 2017

Tutor Time: Citizenship: Europe and Europe Day 2017

Tutor Time: Citizenship: Europe and Europe Day 2017PowerPoint quiz and activity (research and display) that looks at Europe; its countries and where they are located.Could be useful to mark Europe Day in May and in the light of the ongoing Brexit debate.

By CollEd

Travel Writing - UNESCO Heritage Sites - Writing to Describe

Travel Writing - UNESCO Heritage Sites - Writing to Describe

A lesson from a Travel Writing scheme of work.Students complete a fact hunt about UNESCO world heritage sites. They then watch a couple of videos and see pictures of Angkor Wat before writing a description of the landmark.Includes paper resources, WAGOLL and timers.

By scug

North Africa Task Cards

North Africa Task Cards

These task cards are a great way for students to practice identifying the different countries of North Africa.This product includes the following 8 countries:AlgeriaEgyptLibyaMoroccoSouth SudanSudanTunisiaWestern Sahara

By ScienceSpot

West Africa Task Cards

West Africa Task Cards

These task cards are a great way for students to practice identifying the different countries of West Africa.This product includes the following 16 countries:BeninBurkina FasoCote d'IvoireGambiaGhanaGuineaGuinea-BissauLiberiaMaliMauritaniaNigerNigeriaSenegalSierra LeoneTogoWestern Sahara

By ScienceSpot