2019-20

Select the appropriate group below

Year 1

Autumn Term

Geography is taught 2 out of 3 terms.

Spring Term

Rainforests

  • Where are there rainforests?
  •  What is a rainforest?
  • What animals & plants are found in a rainforest?
  • Who lives & works in rainforests?
  • Name continents

Hot & cold climates

Summer Term

Human and physical features

  • The seaside (study: Isle of Struay)

 

Geographical Skills and Fieldwork

  • Field work
  • Maps; UK, World, compass work, routes

School study

Years 2 & 3

Autumn Term

Geography is taught 2 out of 3 terms.

Spring Term

Rivers, waters and weather

  • Climate zones
  • Biomes
  • Vegetation belts
  • The Water cycle

Summer Term

Settlements

Land use 

Human and physical features 

  • Canals
  • The Ocean

Year 4

Autumn Term

Geography is taught 2 out of 3 terms.

Spring Term

Place Knowledge –The UK

  • Human geography
  • Physical characteristics
  • Comparing two regions

Summer Term

Rivers, Water & Weather

  • Climate zones
  • Biomes
  • Vegetation belts
  • The water cycle

Years 5 and 6

Autumn Term

Geography is taught for 2 out of the 3 terms

Spring Term

Location Knowledge – Europe

  • Name & locate countries
  • Coasts, rivers & mountains
  • Land Patterns
  • Compare with Britain

Summer Term

Local Study (linked to History)

  • Aldermaston & Ufton Court
  • Fieldwork
  • Human & physical features
  • Map sketching, plans, graphs
  • Digital technologies