The children learn to use maps to locate cities, countries, mountain ranges, rivers, seas and oceans. They use atlases, photos and the internet to explore the environment and economics of those countries which they study. It helps young people learn about the changing world. It builds on pupils’ own experiences and creates an important link between the natural and social sciences.
As pupils study geography, they encounter different societies and cultures. Please look at your child’s class page/ class blog to find out what they are learning about each term!
Here are some useful links:
National Geographic for Kids
Children's BBC Newsround
Landscapes Maps and Symbols