Geography Overview 2015-2017

Year Term 1 Term 2 Term 3
1 ·         Around Our School

·         Our local area – basic map routes

·         An island home – Isle of Coll ·         Where in the UK is Barnaby Bear?

·         Where are our teachers from?

2 ·         The UK

·         Our local area – map symbols

·         Global Eye – London vs Hong Kong

·         Oceans & continents

·         Hot & Cold regions – The Equator & beyond

·         UK weather & weather patterns

3 ·         The UK (including geographical regions)

·         Our local area – Fieldwork

·         Contrasting locations – UK & Italy

·         Computer mapping / grid referencing

·         North & South America
4 ·         View from our window ·         Rivers – Local & others

·         Mountains

·         Rainforests – The Amazon
5 ·         Biomes ·         Coasts ·         Mountains, Volcanoes & Earthquakes – (including Erebus, Antarctica)
6 ·         Human Geography – Natural resources, global trade ·         The UK in the 21st century ·         North America – Human & physical features of California, USA

2017-2019

Y4 focus T3 The DR Congo

Y6 focus T3 South America – Chile / Caribbean