Key Stage 3 resources
These resources were developed as part of the DfE funded Action Plan for Geography (2006-11). Each module has been developed, written and reviewed by teachers, for teachers.
Global Learning Programme
New materials, continuing professional development (CPD) and funding for schools to support teaching about Global Learning at Key Stage Two and Key Stage Three in geography and other subjects.
Britain from the Air
Britain from the Air provides a rich visual tool through which KS3 geography students can:
- Build a picture of the geography (social, cultural, economic and environmental) of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
- Develop knowledge and understanding of the connections and contrasts between Britain’s human and natural landscapes.
- Investigate the processes through which places and landscapes change over time.
- Think geographically.
Geography in the News
Geography in the News is our award winning site containing up-to-date curriculum material examining geographical events in the media. School Members of the Society have access to over 125 case studies through the site, as well as online lectures and news roundups.
Interactive website covering topics such as climate change and future pressures in the region. Run in conjunction with the Foreign & Commonwealth Office and British Antarctic Survey.
Passport to the Poles
Passport to the Poles uses the Polar First record-breaking helicopter journey by Jennifer Murray and Colin Bodill around the world via the two Polar Regions as a focus for stimulating and engaging educational resources.
Climate change resources
Teaching resources on the local impacts of climate change in China, Indonesia, China and the UK; developed in partnership with the British Council and the Royal Meteorological Society.
Your Climate Your Life
Website based around our changing climate and how it affects our lives. Supported by the DEFRA Climate Change Fund.
Walk the World
Walk the World is the opportunity for your school to discover its local connections with the 206 Olympic and Paralympic nations that will compete at the London 2012 Games.
Unlocking the Archives
Unlocking the Archive resources are aimed at Key Stage 3 geography, history and citizenship and are based on the Society's unique archive collections. Many of the resources are linked to exhibitions which can be hired out to schools. Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, Esmee Fairbairn Foundation and John Lyons Charity. More of these resources are available for Key Stage Two.
A website based on Global Eye magazine for secondary schools about global development issues. Sponsored by the Cambidge University Land Society.