Geography Matters is a Key Stage 3 course created for pupils of all abilities. It provides an exact match to the requirement of the revised National Curriculum, and to the units of the Key Stage 3 Scheme of Work.
Offering clear objectives for each unit that helps pupils understand the purpose of their work, this work includes a self-assessment checklist at the end for pupils to check and follow-up their understanding. It contains a 360 review page at the end of each chapter that provides a ready-made assessment for teachers and a useful review for pupils.
Issues in Geography Teaching examines a wide range of issues which are of interest to those teaching geography from the early years through to higher education, including: the role of research and the use of ICT in teacher training; the significance of developing critical thinking skills; broader educational issues such as citizenship and development; the importance of environmental education; the position and role of assessment; the present state and status of geographical education and issues that are likely to be of concern in the future. Issues in Geography Teaching details the contexts, presents the facts and raises thought-provoking questions which should stimulate further interest and discussion.
Geog. is a course specially written for Key Stage 3 of the revised (year 2000) National Curriculum. It combines a rigorous approach to content with a lively presentation and style. For the pupil, the course provides clear, step-by-step illustrated explanations and plenty of questions and activities. For the teacher, both specialist and non-specialist, the course offers effective classroom delivery and reliable support.
Each book in this series contains 18 three-part lessons to strengthen geography knowledge and map-reading skills. Books focus on five geographic themes including location, place, human/environmental interaction, movement, and regions. Includes a glossary of geographical terms and an answer key.
Winding through purple mountains majesties and amber waves of grain, the standards-based Spectrum Geography: Communities for grade 3 guides your childÕs understanding of landforms, oceans, rivers, communities, the environment, and more using colorful illustrations and informational text. --Spectrum Geography is an engaging geography resource that goes beyond land formations and mapsÑit opens up childrenÕs perspectives through local, national, and global adventures without leaving their seats.
The advent of the National Primary Strategy has produced a welcome reminder to teachers of the importance of geography within the primary curriculum. This book aims to encourage this renewed awareness and to support teachers in teaching primary geography in different and exciting ways. It will show that children have an entitlement to learn about geography and this can be achieved in a lively, creative fashion uplifting for both teachers and children. It covers: planning for and assessing progression in learning inclusion ICT and drama indoors, outdoors and beyond. Written in association with the Geographical Association, this book will help both trainee and experienced teachers to integrate geography as an essential part of the primary curriculum.
Earthtrek, a NEW series in Geography for classes 3-8, based on the latest ICSE syllabus, aims at introducing and developing concepts of Geography in a captivating style. The books attempt to create curiosity and interest in the mind of the learners through interesting activities and map work.