Our Changing World

Project Overview

This essential skills and knowledge companion mini project revises the features of Earth, time zones and lines of latitude and longitude to pinpoint places on a map. Children find out more about map scales, grid references, contour lines and map symbols. They learn about climate change and the importance of global trade. Children analyse data and carry out fieldwork to find out about local road safety. They study patterns of human settlements and carry out an enquiry to describe local settlement patterns.

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What’s included

Our Changing World is a comprehensive project that boasts an array of essentials including:


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Project scope

Our Changing World provides a structured approach to geography, outlining key subjects and topics including:

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  • Geography
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  • Climate change and global warming
  • Extreme weather
  • Features of Earth
  • Human settlement patterns
  • Latitude and longitude
  • Maps
  • Time zones
  • Traffic data
  • World trade

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