Geography in Key Stage 2
This area of study also helps them to realise how important it is to look after the environment, for their own benefit as well as for others.
They will use maps and other resources to locate the world’s countries and develop a deeper understanding and vocabulary of the geography curriculum.
They will learn key aspects of human and physical geography.
All children have access to outdoor learning in geography, using our school grounds and the local area, as well as trips further afield.
Examples of Topics:
How much Of Our World have you seen?
Why Are the Stroud Valleys such a good place to live?
Why are the Rivers Severn and Nile important to their areas?
Rocks, soils and fossils
Deforestation of the Amazon Rainforest
Y6 learning about the Water Cycle.
Exploring and investigating fossils together.
Hawthorn class investigating soil.
Our visitor helping us to think about chocolate and how the impact this has on people, places and our environment.