TEMPEST: extreme weather in the UK

TEMPEST is a database of historical weather extremes in the UK. Bring these stories to your classroom with our user guide. 

Guidance and support in developing high quality primary geography

Guidance and support in developing high quality primary geography

Map skills

This six-lesson unit on map skills is designed so that one lesson will be taught in each year group from years one through six

Global Trade

This module comprises six lessons or half a term's work, and focuses on global trade

Mountains, volcanoes and earthquakes

This module, comprising of six lessons, or half a term’s work, will focus on mountains, volcanoes and earthquakes

The United States of America

This module, comprising six lessons, or half a term’s work, will focus on the United States of America

Hong Kong: A city in Asia by the sea

This module, comprising six lessons, or half a term's work, focuses on the city of Hong Kong

Weather and climate Poster

A poster to show more about key ideas and processes within the geography curriculum

Sketching and photography

Field sketching and field photography are fundamental parts of any field work investigation

Microclimate

Microclimate data can be collected in any location, including the school grounds

Weather and climate resources: Key Stage One

This section contains a selection of teaching resources that were produced by the Met Office education team for Key Stage One (up to the age of seven)

Primary fieldwork

Supporting Fieldwork at KS1 and KS2

Quick and easy fieldwork ideas

You do not necessarily have to change your entire fieldtrip in order to bring it up to date

Place profiling

Develop the way your learners see, hear and interact with the spaces they inhabit