Geography

 

“The study of geography is more than just memorising places on a map. It’s about understanding the complexity of our world.”

-Barack Obama

 

Geography At Clapgate

At Clapgate children will receive a high quality Geography education that will encourage them to become curious, inquisitive thinkers. They are taught key skills that enable them to become respectful and responsible citizens of the world. Our curriculum is tailored to ensure children have a thorough understanding of human and physical geography. Children are provided with a stimulating and nurturing environment which allows them to express their thoughts freely. Our geography teaching is inclusive and work is differentiated to ensure every learner can succeed.  Lessons are planned carefully and are rich in encouraging the practice of geographical skills and fieldwork opportunities. The school grounds and local area provide a great space to engage in activities such as orienteering, map work and urbanisation studies. 

Overview of Subject Approach 

Please see the document below which clearly outlines our geographical approach to teaching at Clapgate. 

Geography at Clapgate Overview

Learner Profile

Here you will find our subject learner profile for geography. 

Learner Profile Geography

Additional Information

 Please find the National Curriculum for geography Years 1-6 below.

Primary National Curriculum KS1 and KS2

Useful Links

Digimaps

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