Monthly Archives: February 2017

Global Carbon Footprint Infographic

This is a great infographic to use in lessons or as part of classroom display. It is sourced from the following web site, where you can also find some notes of explanation: http://www.core77.com Advertisements

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Free Climate Change Classroom Poster

Another great freebee from Rayburn Tours! Download a free climate change poster to use as a classroom resource here: climate-change-poster Or download it from the Rayburn blog site: http://www.rayburntours.com/education/blog/geography/5-countries-affected-climate-change-2/#more-3972

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Geo Lists For The Classroom

Every New Year seems to generate a range of lists. Here are a few that I have come across over the last month or so that might have a use in the classroom. They can make good lesson starters, contribute … Continue reading

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My Favourite Brain Breaks

Sometimes when I am working on a project I feel like taking a bit of a break. It seems to help relieve some tension, and refreshes my mind so that I can continue with the task at hand. In these … Continue reading

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Real Time GB Electricity Data

Any geographers out there teaching about energy might like to give some attention to the ‘MyGridGB’ web site which has been set up by Doctor Andrew Crossland. The site displays the real time changes in the way electricity is generated in Great Britain,  … Continue reading

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Devon’s First Nature School

I was interested to read this week of a proposal to open Devon’s first ‘Nature School’ near Okehampton. The plans are for a combined nursery and primary school aimed at children aged 3 to 11 years on the ‘free school’ … Continue reading

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VR Headsets To Lose Their Smartphones?

It was never going to be long before VR designers came up with the technology that would get past the need for a smart phone in a headset. Although there are now many affordable VR headsets on the market, perhaps … Continue reading

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