YEAR SEVEN - UNIT 4
GEOGRAPHY DEPARTMENT YEAR 7 SCHEME OF WORK
Described in terms of content of two periods per week (a double), with
one homework of 20 minutes developed from the lesson material.
UNIT FOUR - ATLAS SKILLS - 2 WEEKS.
WEEK THREE - LATITUDE AND LONGITUDE.
Handouts - Activity sheet 1.2 How do we find out where places are? Using pp 12-13 teacher led discussion of their imaginary lines of latitude and longitude. Teacher to use globe and direct pupils to 'Images of the world* cd-rom. After discussion of page 12 pupils to complete Activity sheet 1.2. Work through page 13 with atlases which have been distributed. Pupils to work though Exs p.13 in groups. Homework. Pupils complete Activity page 12. Pupils to bring the orange peel to the next lesson.
WEEK FOUR - LATITUDE AND LONGITUDE During lesson pupils decide 20 key cities of the world. These should be arranged alphabetically. Pupils to construct a table of the cities which show 1)Country 2)Latitude and Longitude Pupils should use an atlas index. The exercise can be marked in the lesson Homework Ex2&3 p.63