Tag Archives: New Zealand

Adventure Tourism Index

Anyone studying tourism in their lessons might like to investigate the countries of the world through the ‘Adventure Tourism’ Index. This is regularly published by the Adventure Travel Trade Association along with the George Washington University – in order to … Continue reading

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Would Your Students Spot Missing Countries On A World Map?

I always liked using an ‘upside down’ world map in the classroom – like this one available from http://www.hemamaps.com It challenges pupils’ perceptions – while at the same time maintaining accuracy of a good world map. However, I came across … Continue reading

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New Zealand Earthquake Poster For The Classroom

Further to my last blog entry, if you are teaching about the recent New Zealand earthquake –  you may want to take a look at this excellent poster  produced by the US Geological Service: It is available as a PDF … Continue reading

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New Zealand Earthquake Case Study For The Classroom

The recent New Zealand earthquake has provided a great opportunity for geography teachers to update one of their natural hazards case studies. There has been plenty of resources in the news over the past few days – but if you … Continue reading

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