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Rivers

Support materials and lesson plans about rivers and their journey to the sea from the Royal Geographical Society.

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7-14 year olds
A River's Journey

The journey of a river can be divided into three sections: upper, middle and lower. This site features video footage of rivers in the three stages and explains what happens in each stage.

Pupils

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9-14 year olds
Rivers

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

Pupils

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7-11 year olds
Landscapes

This site explores Scotland's landscapes and develops mapping skills. Aimed at 7 - 9 year olds, the mapping section is simply superb. The landscapes looked at are islands, rivers, lochs and seas and highlands. Illustrated with annoted photographs.

Teachers, Pupils

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7-11 year olds
Meanders and Floodplains

Excellent animations to show how meanders and floodplains are formed. Suitable for use on an interactive whiteboard.

Teachers, Pupils

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11-16 year olds
Ancient Egypt

A masterpiece! You can find out information from the evidence itself, play the games that the Egyptians played, find out about the Ancient Egyptians through stories and artefacts. For children 7 - 13 years of age this would be our first choice!

Pupils

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7-14 year olds
S-Cool! GCSE Geography

Here are revision notes for most exam boards. Check your syllabus to ensure you are revising the correct topics. The site has animations and past questions with answers.

Pupils

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14-16 year olds
The Geography Site

A brilliant resource for anyone interested in geography. A combination of original teaching resources, some of which are online lessons, and carefully selected weblinks. Ideally suited to GCSE students and teachers in the UK.

Pupils

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14-16 year olds
Toporopa

Super interactive maps on the Eurozone: European countries, capitals, flags, regions, metropolitan areas, monarchies, battles, mountains, lakes, seas, rivers, islands, peninsulas, ports, straits and volcanoes. IWB friendly.

Pupils

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7-14 year olds
Oddizzi

Oddizzi is a primary geography subscription website that is full of written content, photos, games, interactive features and where classes can communicate safely across the world.

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7-11 year olds
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