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Geography KS1 & KS2

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 Here are some pages based on the requirements of the new curriculum introduced September 2014. These include papers which pupils will  enjoy on about their local area, their street and where they live.
 Islands KS1
Islands KS1
 Who works where?
Who works where?
 Recording the weather
Recording the weather
 Know the UK KS1
Know the UK KS1
 UK weather for KS1
UK weather for KS1
 Wales for KS1
Wales for KS1
 Scotland for KS1
Scotland for KS1
 Northern Ireland for KS1
Northern Ireland for KS1
 Weather topic for KS1
Weather topic for KS1
 Continents and oceans for KS1
Continents and oceans for KS1
 Map symbols KS1
Map symbols KS1
 Geographical vocabulary for KS1
Geographical vocabulary for KS1
 Forests
Forests
 Skara Brae
Skara Brae
 Tourism and leisure symbols on OS maps
Tourism and leisure symbols on OS maps
 Villages
Villages
 Weather quiz
Weather quiz
 The White Cliffs of Dover
The White Cliffs of Dover
 Effects of sun angle on climate
Effects of sun angle on climate
 Drought
Drought
 Rocks and soils
Rocks and soils
 A geography dictionary
A geography dictionary
 Thunderstorms
Thunderstorms
 Topic on canals
Topic on canals
 Topic on Canterbury
Topic on Canterbury
 Oceans and seas
Oceans and seas
 Know your geography for KS2
Know your geography for KS2
 Ernest Shackleton
Ernest Shackleton
 Igloos
Igloos
 Tornadoes
Tornadoes
 Geography revision Years 5 and 6
Geography revision Years 5 and 6

Our geography pages below are based on the National Curriculum pre-2014. Some directly cover the topics; some give research suggestions and others give a broader perspective on the topic, which helps pupils put their knowledge into context. The year is given when each topic will be covered.

Unit1 Around our school  - the local area
Year 1
Pupils enjoy finding out about the area 'Around their school', Our Street and their local area.

 Around our school
Around our school
 A year in our street
A year in our street
 My local area
My local area
 In the town
In the town

Unit 2 How can we make our local area safer?
Year 1
Children enjoy doing a Traffic survey, Learning how to make roads safer and Ways pupils travel to school

 Traffic survey
Traffic survey
 Walking bus website
Walking bus website
 Making roads safe
Making roads safe
 Travel to school
Travel to school

Unit 3 An island home
Year 2
Pupils learn about 'What is an Island' as well as enjoying the Katie Morag stories.

 What is an island?
What is an island?
 Katie Morag's island stories
Katie Morag's island stories
 Katie Morag and the island of Struay
Katie Morag and the island of Struay
 Katie Morag
Katie Morag

Unit 4 Going to the seaside
Year 2 children learn about the environment at the seaside

 Beside the seaside
Beside the seaside
 Seaside holidays
Seaside holidays
 Coastal environments for KS1
Coastal environments for KS1

Unit 5 Where in the world is Barnaby Bear?
Years 1 and 2 These papers are all based on 'Where in the world is Barnaby Bear' geographically.

 Who is Barnaby Bear?
Who is Barnaby Bear?
 BBC Barnaby Bear
BBC Barnaby Bear
 Where in the world is Barnaby Bear?
Where in the world is Barnaby Bear?
 Barnaby Bear website
Barnaby Bear website

Unit 6 Investigating our local area
Year 3
In this section children with clipboards explore their local area and start to develop skills such as mapping and compiling a Leaflet of 'Our Town.'

 Our local area
Our local area
 Mapping skills
Mapping skills
 Leaflet on your home town
Leaflet on your home town
 Settlements
Settlements

Unit 7 Weather around the world
Year 4 pupils discover details about Weather reports, Topics on seasons and changes of world weather.

 Weather report
Weather report
 Weather around the world
Weather around the world
 Topic about seasons
Topic about seasons
 Weather forecasts for around the world
Weather forecasts for around the world

Unit 8 Improving the environment
Year 4
Ecological projects and learning about landscapes all introduce children to ideas on making their environment better.

 Learning through landscapes
Learning through landscapes
 Ideas for school grounds
Ideas for school grounds
 Growing schools
Growing schools
 Eco project
Eco project

Unit 9 Village settlers
Year 4 Early people left standing stones , long burrows and white houses carved into a hillsides as signs of their first settlements

 Early settlements
Early settlements
 Settlements
Settlements
 Jorvik Viking Centre
Jorvik Viking Centre
 Anglo-Saxon village
Anglo-Saxon village

Unit 10 A village in India
Year 4 Learn about a village in India.

 Welcome to India
Welcome to India
 Kerala life in India
Kerala life in India
 Chembakolli
Chembakolli
 India - book
India - book

Unit 11 Water
Year 6  All of us use water both to drink and to bathe in . It is essential to our survival.

 Water cycle
Water cycle
 Water Aid
Water Aid
 Trip to the river
Trip to the river
 Three Valleys Water
Three Valleys Water

Unit 12 Should the High Street be closed to traffic?
Year 5
You often see schoolchildren doing a High Street  survey. They are collating details about many aspects of the area of the road they are in:

  • Details are collected about buildings and how they are used
  • The jobs and work that they see people doing
  • Traffic numbers and how it is controlled e.g. Zebra crossing, Traffic lights, and traffic free areas
  • How safe is the High Street ......are the pavements wide enough for prams and buggies, can elderly people manage to cross the roads walking slowly, is the pavement even with no broken paving slabs
 High Street traffic survey
High Street traffic survey
 Hog Street
Hog Street
 Safer streets survey
Safer streets survey
 Local traffic web link
Local traffic web link

Unit 13 A contrasting UK locality - Llandudno. Llandudno is Wales's largest resort, uniquely situated between the Great and Little Ormes.
Year 5

 Llandudno
Llandudno
 Exploring seaside towns
Exploring seaside towns
 Flamborough Head
Flamborough Head
 Visit Conwy
Visit Conwy

Unit 14 Investigating rivers
Year 6 What is the name of your local river? Describe some river activities.

 River activities
River activities
 Focus on rivers
Focus on rivers
 Studying your local river
Studying your local river
 Rivers of the world
Rivers of the world

Unit 15 The mountain environment
Year 6 The Alps have a gentle climate in spring summer and autumn.

 Mountain climates
Mountain climates
 Mountains
Mountains
 The mountain book
The mountain book
 The mountain environment
The mountain environment

Unit 16 What's in the news?
Years 3-6 WIZ or World information zone is a school's rough guide to the world.

 What's in the news?
What's in the news?
 Planning a TV news programme
Planning a TV news programme
 TV reporters
TV reporters
 World Info Zone
World Info Zone

Unit 17 Global eye
Year 2 This unit includes investigations and ideas in geography and science.

 Global eye
Global eye
 Primary Global Eye
Primary Global Eye
 Oxfam
Oxfam
 Ultimate human body
Ultimate human body

Unit 18 Connecting ourselves to the world
Years 3-6 World info zone is an interactive resource for schools and students to use and enjoy.

 Global Gang
Global Gang
 Rich world poor world
Rich world poor world
 World Info Zone
World Info Zone
 Canada
Canada

Unit 19 How and where do we spend our time?
Year 4 How do you enjoy your free time, where do you go? Can you read a map

 Leisure survey
Leisure survey
 How and where we spend our time
How and where we spend our time
 Where and how do we spend our time?
Where and how do we spend our time?
 Multimap
Multimap

Unit 20 Local traffic - an environmental issue
Year 5

Are our streets safe? As 70%of people travel to school and work by car are our streets fit for purpose?

 Safer streets survey
Safer streets survey
 Local traffic
Local traffic
 Local traffic web link
Local traffic web link

Unit 21 How can we improve the area we see from our window?
Year 4
Enjoy learning about your school grounds. Tabulate what you see and record your results in graph form or using It

 Window
Window
 Ideas for school grounds
Ideas for school grounds
 Growing schools
Growing schools
 Neighbourhood journeys
Neighbourhood journeys

Unit 22 A contrasting locality overseas
Year 2 Learn about Mexico and compare this country to Belfast.

 Mexico
Mexico
 M is for Mexico
M is for Mexico
 We are from
We are from
 Belfast and Mexico City
Belfast and Mexico City

Unit 23 Investigating coasts
Years 5-6 Have fun with the seaside page and enjoy the Investigating Coasts program

 Investigating coasts
Investigating coasts
 Coast
Coast
 Rivers and coasts
Rivers and coasts

Unit 24 Passport to the world
Years 1-6
Improve your knowledge about places and their locations.

 Passport to the world
Passport to the world
 Web enquiry-Haarlem
Web enquiry-Haarlem
 Geography topic KS3
Geography topic KS3
 World atlas
World atlas

Unit 25 Geography and numbers
Years 1-6
Try Geography revision Ks2 and refresh your memory. The Ordnance survey website is useful to understand.

 Unit 25 Geography and numbers
Unit 25 Geography and numbers
 Ordnance Survey website
Ordnance Survey website
 Map detectives
Map detectives
 Local statistics
Local statistics

 

 Geography revision for KS2
Geography revision for KS2

Curriculum in Scotland and Wales Our current pages are based on the National Curriculum for England

 Geography curriculum for Wales
Geography curriculum for Wales
 Geography curriculum in Scotland
Geography curriculum in Scotland
 
 
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