Monthly Archives: November 2018

Climate Change Resources For The Classroom

I would like to share a few resources I came across recently connected to climate change. Firstly, Rayburn education have produced the poster above.   PDF version available here: Climate Change More information about the poster on the web site … Continue reading

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Wonderful Rock Cycle Poster For The Classroom

  This would certainly brighten up any classroom or corridor! Here is a great free poster available for download from: http://www.geologycafe.com/erosion/rock_cycle_illustrated.html Click on a link on the web site for a print version.  

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Geographical Reading Material For Christmas

Looking for inspiration for Christmas presents? Jo Payne, geography teacher from Okehampton School – just down the road from me – has produced an excellent list of geographical reading titles for her senior students. There may be some present ideas … Continue reading

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Web Resources For The Classroom – Web Link 2: Weather & Climate

Back in April of this year I wrote the first in a series of blogs drawing together useful web sites for the geography classroom. The first topic area was ‘Population’, and the link is below: https://devongeography.wordpress.com/2018/04/09/web-resources-for-the-classroom-weblinks-1-population-2/ A couple of extra … Continue reading

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Simon Reeve Films On BBC I Player

There is a wealth of geographical resources to be found on BBC I Player – and now you can bookmark a really useful collection for use in the classroom. Simon Reeve has presented a number of excellent TV programmes, and … Continue reading

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Iceland’s Banned Palm Oil Advertisment

There has been a lot of fuss recently on social media about Iceland’s advert about palm oil – which has been banned from broadcasting on TV for being too ‘political’. However, teachers covering ethical issues connected to palm oil production … Continue reading

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‘Pages of the Sea’ at Saunton

  After attending the 100th Anniversary of the Armistice service in my local church, I was pleased to be able to join hundreds of other people in the sunshine at Saunton Sands to celebrate this landmark event in a rather … Continue reading

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