Monthly Archives: January 2013

Snow Day Geography

One of the things I really dislike about winter, is the disruption it can cause to the school day. My school is in a rural area with over half of our intake travelling in by bus or car, some from the high and inaccessible … Continue reading

Posted in General Geo, Teachers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Geography Speed Dial – Organising Web Resources

One of the pleasures of the digital age is the fact that there is so much information readily available on the internet for any chosen aspect of our subject. However, it can sometimes be very frustrating  watching students struggle to … Continue reading

Posted in General Geo, School, Teachers | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Five Minute Lesson Plan For Geography

I am a keen follower of Twitter, and there has been a lot of traffic on the site recently focusing on the ‘Five Minute Lesson Plan’, an idea devised originally by @TeacherToolkit  – “Designed to reduce planning time and focus … Continue reading

Posted in General Geo, Teachers | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment