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We will be starting our topic with a virtual reality tour of various mountains, including a high energy wing suit trip through valleys.
We will cover the following objectives:
describe and understand key aspects of
physical geography, including: mountains,
use maps, atlases, globes and digital/computer mapping to locate countries and describe features studied
understand geographical similarities and differences through the study of human and physical geography of a region of the United Kingdom, a region in a European country, and a region in North or South America
As geographers we will:
Locate mountains of the world on a map
State which continent each mountain is in
Understand what classifies a mountain as such
Know the risks taken when climbing mountains
Understand about famous explores
Use map symbols
Explain in detail one mountain range, including naming peaks
In English, our genre focus will be narrative and we will be reading the class text When the Mountains Roared by Jess Butterworth.