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Lake District National Park Authority

This is a guide to the Lake District and the work and services provided by the Lake District National Park Authority. Interesting Management Plan outlines planned changes to the area. Section on conservation.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet-friendly

14-16 year olds
Upland Limestone

Aimed at Higher Still students, this great site on Upland Limestone uses the Yorkshire Dales National Park as a case study to explore both the physical and social geography of the area. There are also exam style questions in the revision section.

Pupils

Partly tablet-friendly

14-16 year olds
What is Weather?

'Nice weather we're having!' But what does it mean? Explore the seven main weather elements such as wind direction and force, temperature, sunshine and more. Find out how weather affects people. Useful Flash movies.

Pupils

Tablet-friendly

5-11 year olds
Cracking the Ice Age

Ice ages explained and factors which affect climatic change. There are sections on the greenhouse effect and on continental movement. The latter demonstrates how the Himalayan mountain range was formed.

Teachers, Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

11-16 year olds
Rivers and Coasts

A wonderful site from the BBC which has animated explanations about rivers and coastlines. You can see how their features are formed and how people are affected by them.

Teachers, Pupils, Parents

Tablet-friendly

7-14 year olds
Sustainable Development

Designed for geography teachers and Key Stage 3 students in Northern Ireland, this site from the BBC will not disappoint. There are super interactive activities to try.

Pupils

Tablet-friendly

11-14 year olds
Rivers

An illustrated guide to rivers and their journey from source to the sea.

Pupils

Tablet-friendly

7-11 year olds
Mapmaker Interactive

NatGeo Mapmaker Interactive from National Geographic has maps of countries providing lots of different information about each country.

Teachers, Pupils, Parents

Tablet-friendly

11-18 year olds
Thames Water Tools for Schools

Thames Water has a good range of resources for schools for pupils and teachers to support the teaching and learning about water. Arrange for a free talk in school through Thames Water Community Speaker programme.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet-friendly

7-16 year olds
The Adventures of Steven Seagull

You can read about Steven Seagull's visit to the seaside, see some of the things he saw when he was there and hear some of the sounds he heard. Teachers can use this as a fiction text for literacy hour or in connection with a seaside theme in geography.

Pupils

Not tablet-friendly

5-7 year olds
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