Geography

Please find information below about our Geography curriculum and some activities for your child to complete at home. Please contact Miss Banks via the email address on the Year 4 page, should you have any questions.

What would we be looking at in the Summer Term? …

This is the overall curriculum map that your child will follow in Geography this term. History and Geography are on a rota system so not all years cover Geography this term.

Year 2: Geography of the UK

Year 4: Rivers

Year 6: Human Geography – land use/ economic activity 

There are lots of great ideas on the BBC Bitesize website for a range of topics. Information and activity ideas can be found on the National Geographic Kids website, just search your topic.  Twinkl also offers a range of geography activities for children.

BBC Bitesize Geography

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The BBC Bitesize website contains short videos and activities for KS1 Geography and KS2 Geography.

Geographical Association

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The Geographical Association have produced some ideas for geography that can easily be done at home.

Ideas for Geography at home

National Geographic Kids

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The National Geographic Kids website has articles appropriate for junior children.

Discovery Education Espresso

Espresso

Discovery Education / Espresso are offering free access to their resources during the shutdown:

Discovery Education Espresso

Username: Student18718

Password: discovery2020

Mapwork ideas…

As well as your topics, why not create a map of a well known area/route or create a treasure map of your home for somebody in your family to follow?

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Digimaps

We have free access to digimaps until the end of July 2020.  The details are below:

https://digimapforschools.edina.ac.uk/login

username: PR11TT

password: mithed3548