Welland Primary Mixed Aged Planning
Subject: Geography | Local Study (Welland), Contrasting U.K. Locality - Worcester
Classes: 3, 4, 5
Session P.O.S. Activity Skills
Year 3 Year 4 Year 5 Year 6
1 2e, 2g. What do we know about Welland ? How does it look? Observe simple As Y3 + discuss As Y4 + using a As Y5 + organise
Complete a spider diagram demonstrating existing map & record map features in more detailed map info
knowledge and understanding of our local area. relevant information group. Extract & map, suggest systematically,
Maps from memory – use local O. S. map & on own group map. interpret relevant plan of action to analyse & draw
http://local.live.com to discover position of Welland. Discuss information. record map info. conclusions.
physical features, surrounding villages etc. In groups of 3 Check accuracy
make observations of outline map (differentiated)- reproduce of recording.
in groups. De-briefing- compare maps with original; discuss Interpret & begin
strategies, observations, problems etc. Add any omitted to analyse map
detail in another colour info.
2&3 1a, 2c, Enquiry – Where do I live? Where in the world is Welland? Ask questions As Y3 + more As Y4 + record As Y5 + Compare
3b, 3c, Recap from last lesson using www.local.live.com- Observe about address- detailed key physical & O.S. maps –
3g, 6a, images + 2 aerial photos of Welland- discuss key features, What comes after recording e.g. 1 human (if 1:25,000(orange) &
7a, 7b. differences, relate to maps. Use O. S. maps and screen Welland? Make map feature near possible) feature !:50,000 (pink) &
capture on IWB to locate Welland. Discuss scale, symbols map observations location at each stage. sketch maps of
(on IWB tools), co-ordinates/grid references, key physical & & record letter/ 4 and (for G&T) 6 some stages in
human features. Write school address. Using road atlases, number fig grid refs. address.
atlases & globe work outwards from village to locate coordinates/grid 4 and (for G & T) 6
Welland’s position in relation to Malvern, River Severn, refs. fig grid refs.
Worcester, South Worcestershire, WR13 6 NE, South of
Birmingham, West Midlands, England, U.K., British Isles,
Europe, Northern hemisphere, World. Write in English
books, Photocopy for Geography books.