This term, Severn and Corve Classes' topic will be the Shropshire Hills. We will also be studying the Stone Age and Iron Age.
As Geographers we will:
- Explore the hill and mountain environment
- Link with the activity centre for their knowledge of Nepal and Mount Everest.
name and locate counties and cities of the United Kingdom,
name and locate the UK’s geographical regions and their identifying human and physical characteristics, key topographical features (including hills, mountains, coasts and rivers), and land-use patterns; and understand how some of these aspects have changed over time
identify the position and significance of latitude, longitude, Equator, Northern Hemisphere, Southern Hemisphere, the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn, Arctic and Antarctic Circle, the Prime/Greenwich Meridian and time zones (including day and night)
explore physical geography, including: climate zones, biomes and vegetation belts, rivers, mountains, volcanoes and earthquakes, and the water cycle
use the eight points of a compass, four and six-figure grid references, symbols and key (including the use of Ordnance Survey maps) to build their knowledge of the United Kingdom and the wider world
use fieldwork to observe, measure, record and present the human and physical features in the local area using a range of methods, including sketch maps, plans and graphs, and digital technologies.
Please click on the link below for the full curriculum map.