Distribution of natural resources and industry
Explore how the availability of natural resources affects the industries which thrive in an area.
Industries which extract raw materials directly from the land or sea - corn, fish, timber and coal. Examples of primary industries are farming, forestry, mining and drilling for oil and gas deep within the earth’s crust
Industries in our local area.
Key concepts and words - industry, primary industry, raw materials
How is the land in our local area farmed?
Is fracking in our local area positive or negative for our environment?
Key concepts and words - fracking, fracturing, geology, shale gas, environment, pollution, global warming, drilling, site, earthquake, water, sand, chemicals, high pressure,
Geography basic skills
Name and locate a wide range of places in the locality, U.K. and the wider world.
Revise location and names of the continents
Locate main countries of Europe
Know the 8 points of the compass
2 figure grid references
Volcanoes- What makes the earth angry?
A focus on volcanoes and an introduction to earthquakes.