What are we learning this half term?
Our Geography topic this half term is :
The Geographical key skills we will be learning are:
. Pupils can point to where countries are within the UK and their key topographical features.
Human and physical Geography
. Pupils can confidently describe aspects of human and physical geography.
. Pupils can explain about weather conditions/patterns in the UK and parts of Europe.
Geographical skills and fieldwork
. Pupils can ask and answer geographical questions such as: Describe the landscape? What is it like? Why is it like this? How have people affected it?
. Pupils can sketch maps, plans and graphs, and use digital technologies in fieldwork.
. Pupils can, with increasing accuracy, use maps, atlases, globes and digital/computer mapping to locate countries and describe features studied and can use at least one confidently.
. Pupils can use basic geographical words such as meander, floodplain, location, industry, transport, settlement and water cycle.
Our key learning questions are:
- Where are rainforests?
- What is the climate in the rainforest?
- What are the features of the layers in the rainforest?
- Why does the rainforest need protecting?