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Geography - Knowledge and Skills Progression Through Geography

Knowledge and Skills Progression Through Geography

 

Year

Group

Climate, weather

Locations

Economic & human geography

Maps

Geographical features

Progression

6

Major climatic zones of the world

Global warming

Climatic extremes

Jet stream

Ocean currents

Gulf stream

El Nino

The tropics

The Arctic, Antarctic circle

One continent in depth

The earth and solar system

Sustainability

Global warming

Geographical features using aerial photos, plans a E-resources

Human and physical features on maps

 

Using OS maps; understanding symbols and 6 figure coordinates

Using a map to answer questions on world time zones

Rivers and mountains

The course of a river

Famous rivers and their location in an atlas

skills

5

Measuring weather

Keeping daily, weekly, termly records

World weather

Continents;  major countries, mountain ranges, rivers, capital cities

Oceans and seas

Geographical position of towns and cities next to rivers

Human and economic locations of towns

Using maps

Simple OS symbols and grid references

Deserts and desert regions of the world

Hot and cold deserts

The world’s largest desert

World Kitchen

knowledge

4

A climatic zone

Measuring weather temperature, rainfall, windspeed etc.

European union and capitals

Northern and southern hemisphere countries and tropics

Comparing life in cities, towns and countryside

Planning a journey to another place in the world

Fertile and non-fertile growing areas

Earthquakes

understanding

3

Correct geographical words to describe a place

Knowledge of UK

Communication, roads, motorways and transports in Britain

Planning a journey to a place in England

British Isles

Understanding volcanoes

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