Geography
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Long Term Plan for Geography

 

Cycle A 

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Year 1

Locating continents and oceans





Making maps

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Satellite images

Using and making maps; Describing physical features

Locating countries and cities; Comparing areas of UK with Rio

Year 2

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Using and Making maps; Locations knowledge;Using and giving directions

Amazing structures around the world; Towers and bridges in the local area

Fieldwork

Plants in the local environment; Plants of the world

Making sketch maps

Year 3/4

 

Using Maps Settlements; Europe

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Comparing Britain and Italy; Using maps; Locational knowledge; Human and physical geography

Fieldwork; Using maps to locate countries and continents

Seas and oceans of the world; The Great Barrier Reef; Environmental issues

Year 5/6

Historic Maps






Features of the polar region

Locating physical features

Human geography; Cities of the UK

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Changes in the local community

 

Cycle B (KS2 only) 

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Year 3/4

Geographical skills and fieldwork

Location of countries

 

Discrete

Local fieldwork; Contrasting locations

 

Year 5/6

Land use; Food origin; Geographical skills and fieldwork; Map work; Climate

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Satellite images

Cities and transport in Victorian times;                           Using maps

Locating countries and cities; Comparing areas of UK with Rio

 

Cycle A

Year 1: 

Topic

Opportunities to embed, develop and apply mathematical skills

Dinosaur Planet

Locating continents and oceans

The Enchanted Woodland

Making maps

Giving simple coordinates

Superheroes

 

Moon Zoom!

Satellite images

Paws, Claws and Whiskers

Using and making maps; Describing physical features

Reading Coordinates

Rio de Vida

Locating countries and cities; Comparing areas of UK with Rio

Giving Coordinates

 

Year 2

Topic

Opportunities to embed, develop and apply mathematical skills

Bounce

 

Land Ahoy!

Using and Making maps; Locations knowledge;Using and giving directions

Position and Direction, giving directions

Towers, Tunnels and Turrets

Amazing structures around the world; Towers and bridges in the local area

Measurement, suitability of different measures

Wriggle and Crawl

Fieldwork

Reading and recording results in tables

The Scented Garden

Plants in the local environment; Plants of the world

Tally Charts of flowers in local environment

Beat Band Boogie!

Making sketch maps

Coordinates

Year 3/4: 

Topic

Opportunities to embed, develop and apply mathematical skills

Tremors

 

Traiders and Raiders

Using Maps Settlements; Europe

Coordinates

Heroes and Villains

 

I am Warrior!

Comparing Britain and Italy; Using maps; Locational knowledge; Human and physical geography

Reading and Interpreting tables

Predator!

Fieldwork; Using maps to locate countries and continents

Recording and presenting data

Blue Abyss

Seas and oceans of the world; The Great Barrier Reef; Environmental issues

Estimating different measurements e.g. size of Barrier Reef. Picking appropriate units of measurement e.g. ml, l

 

Year 5/6: 

Topic

Opportunities to embed, develop and apply mathematical skills

Off with her head

Historic Maps

Reading and interpreting maps including coordinates

Frozen Kingdom

Features of the polar region

Stargazers

Locating physical features

Reading and interpreting tables for orbit times, distance from the sun

A child’s War

Human geography; Cities of the UK

Comparing numbers in the city, e.g. number of people in county compared to city

Tomorrow’s World

 

Time Traveller

Changes in the local community

Solving problems, four operations