Tag Archives: coasts

‘Time for Geography’ Web Site

Have you discovered the excellent ‘Time For Geography’ web site yet? https://timeforgeography.co.uk/ This site is building up an excellent set of resources for GCSE geography lessons, with an emphasis on revision materials. At present, there are a number of resources … Continue reading

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Hallsands Centenary Celebrated This Week

On Thursday of this week (26 January 2017), it will be the centenary of the great storm that destroyed the coastal village of Hallsands in south Devon.  This lost village has featured in many geography lessons, and is one of my favourite … Continue reading

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Giant Sausage To Protect Dawlish Warren

There are some excellent opportunities for fieldwork or class-based studies using recent decisions made to control flooding in the Exe estuary in Devon. The Environment Agency and Teignbridge District Council are working together on a new beach management scheme at … Continue reading

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Living With A Changing Coast Fieldwork

Last Friday, I attended a meeting of local geography teachers who have been using the excellent FREE coastal resources produced as part of the LiCCo (Living With a Changing Coast) Project. The Living With a Changing Coast Project is a … Continue reading

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Further Adventures With The I Pad – Jurassic Coast Investigation

The availability of I Pads has helped to transform learning in my classroom this year. In September’s blog, I outlined how I had introduced a year eight group to a new method of study – and following some particularly encouraging … Continue reading

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