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Geography

Intent

Our intent is that

We prepare pupils for the future.

Implementation

Implementation will be as follows

Geography skills are taught through the integrated curriculum with particular links with History. Cross curricular links can also be made in numeracy, science, PSHE and ICT.

Impact

The impact of the above will be

Overview

 

Autumn

Spring

Summer

Year 1

Place Knowledge –

Local Area Study of school and surrounding environment - Hereford

Location Knowledge –

 Four countries and capital cities of UK

Human and Physical –

Weather and Seasons

 

Hot and cold areas of the World.

Significant individuals

Amelia Earhart

Amy Johnson

Captain James Cook

 

Year 2

Location Knowledge –

Four countries, capital cities and seas surrounding the UK

Focus on London

Place knowledge –

UK and non-European country study

Location Knowledge -

7 continents and 5 oceans

Human and Physical

Hot and cold areas of the World

Human and Physical –

Weather and Seasons

 

Mapwork including compasses

Significant individuals

Amundsen

Captain Scott Shackleton

Sir Ranulph Fiennes.

 

 

Autumn

Spring

Summer

Year 3

Human and Physical 

Rivers and water cycle

Place knowledge 

Local Area

Changing Hereford –

Then and Now

Fieldwork and Maps

Location Knowledge 

Locate world’s countries focus on Europe

Significant individuals

Marco Polo

Sir Francis Drake

Year 4

Place knowledge 

A region within North or South America

Location Knowledge 

Locate world’s countries with focus on N or S America

Human and Physical -

Volcanoes and

earthquakes

Place knowledge 

Coastal resorts

Significant individuals

Ptolemy                Ellen McArthur

The Two Plinys       Christopher Columbus Cortez

Year 5

Human and Physical 

Mountains

Place knowledge 

UK regional study

Location Knowledge 

Name and locate counties and cities of UK

Human and Physical 

Types of settlement and land use, economic activity and trade links

Significant individuals

Edmund Hilary Sherpa Tensing             Mallory Irving

George Everest                                Chris Bonnington

Year 6

Place knowledge 

A region in a European country

Human and Physical 

Types of settlement and land use,

economic activity and trade links and distribution of natural resources.

Human and Physical 

Climate zones, biomes and vegetable belts

Location Knowledge 

Identify position of latitude, longitude etc

Significant individuals

Greta Thunberg            Alexander the Great

David Attenborough        Alexander von Humboldt