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Geography

It is our intent at Homerswood Primary School for the Geography curriculum to provide each pupil with the following:

  • Inspire their curiosity, fascination and thinking skills, helping them to gain a broad and balanced view of the world and its people.
  • A relevant, broad, vibrant and ambitious curriculum designed to motivate and engage our pupils using a wide variety of topics and themes. 
  • Help them to achieve their full potential by encouraging high expectations and providing opportunities to explore the ‘Golden Tracks’ that lay the foundation of the whole school curriculum intent through the Geography curriculum.

Allowing pupils to:

  • Use and apply their learning in a variety of contexts, laying down solid foundations for future learning.
  • Develop knowledge about diverse places, people, resources and natural and human processes. 
  • Deepen their understanding of the interaction between physical and human processes, and the formation and use of landscapes and environments.

Geography Guidance 2020 - 2021

Summer 2022

Welcome back for another fun filled term of geography learning. In classes we are starting the new term with a focus on geographical skills and fieldwork. Look out for information and updates about the history learning in each class.

 

 

14.6.22 - Congratulations Eco Warriors on our inaugural Eco Club meeting.

19.5.22 - Reception, comparing the UK and Iceland.

Eco-Club staring after half term.

EUROPE – A STUDY OF THE ALPINE REGION: Where should we go on holiday?

Spring 2022

 

 We are very excited to welcome you back and look forward to an enjoyable term of geography learning. In classes we are starting the new term with a focus on human and physical geography. Look out for information and updates about the geography learning in each class.

Reception - Describing the immediate environment, using knowledge from observation and discussion, to create maps.

Where should we go on holiday? Year 5 have been exploring how homes are designed to suit their location.

Where does all the rain go? - Year 4 exploring the water cycle.

ONE WORLD WEEK 2022 - Year 3 have been using their map skills to explore some of the cities in Japan.

Autumn 2021

 

 We are very excited to welcome you all back and look forward to an enjoyable term of geography learning. In classes we are starting the year with a focus on locational and place knowledge. Look out for information and updates about the geography learning in each class.

Recycle your Christmas cards 2022! 

January is the month to recycle your Christmas cards responsibly or gather them together to reuse in crafts for next Christmas!

It's easy to recycle Christmas cards at Homerswood School to reuse in crafts next year. Simply bring your Christmas cards to school for us to store, until we can use them to create amazing Christmas crafts.

 

What’s it like where we live? - Year 1 have been creating maps of their classroom.

Find out all about one of the most important climate change summits in the world.

Can you come on a Great American Road Trip? - Year 4 have been researching the historic Route 69.

2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference

What is life like in the Amazon? - Year 6 have been using an atlases to locate the Amazon.

Geography Working Walls

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