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World Bank Review of 2018 in Charts

  The World Bank has produced an interesting review  of 2018 that summarises the major future challenges faced by our planet in 14 charts. Each chart is accompanied by some useful extra data and information, and they cover: Extreme poverty … Continue reading

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‘Land of the Free’ for the Geography Classroom

Plenty of geography in the recently released song by ‘The Killers’ – ‘Land of the Free’. Some stunning images of refugees and the proposed Trump Wall – a great discussion starter for the classroom.

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Web Resources For The Classroom – Weblinks 1: Population

    I have spent a bit of time recently re-organising my favourite geography web sites, and thought it might be useful to share some of them on this blog. Under a title of ‘Weblinks’, and using a separate theme … Continue reading

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Refugees Poem For The Classroom

Brilliant poem by Brian Bilston entitled “Refugees” First, read it from top to bottom Then, read it from bottom to top – Thanks to Twitter tip off from ‏@MrTomlinsonGeog

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Eritrea Refugee Animation For The Classroom

I was watching breakfast TV news this morning (as you do, when you are retired … ) which contained a segment about refugees that included an excellent animation. I thought this could be a really helpful resource that geography teachers … Continue reading

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Syrian Refugee Crisis – Some Classroom Materials

I have been trying to find time to put together some lesson materials to examine the Syrian refugee crisis, but other projects have taken priority. The best I can do at present is to provide these resources, and let creative … Continue reading

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