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‘Stock’ geography lessons: part.2

Following on from part.1, here are my  favourite lessons/activities. No particular order or topic. I’m sure I’ve missed ideas. Minigeogs – a creation of Alan Parkinson (@Geoblogs), great creative homework task. Top Trumps– brilliant strategy for a range of topics, I tend to use them as an opportunity to explore the level of a country’s […]

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Google Plenary

In five seconds.

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Happy New Year

Sony Centre Originally uploaded by tony cassidy.

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River profile

Olympic style… Might be be a useful topic starter. Developing a little resource around this for the start of the year.   Posted with Blogsy

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Goodbye 2011


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Introducing the British Isles

Some new free content from Boardworks, though spot the mistake on the second slide . The lesson plan is good though .

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Things that caught my eye… Week 21st February

Thanks to those that have been adding to the creative revision ideas Google presentation, please get in contact if you wish to add any ideas. A really nice comment from Alisa in the United States which makes this type of activity worth it… Just had to say thank you for the 101 creatively simple ways […]

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Top Ten Resources and Posts- 2010

There were over 100,000 visits for this year and 300,000 individual page views. Sunday was the most popular day for visiting. The top ten posts for this year are: 1 101 creatively simple ways for teaching geography. 2 Who owns Antarctica? 3 Singing Continents. 4 Boardworks- free resources. 5 A solution to an ageing […]

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Podcasting- my first proper attempt…

I’ve used Audacity before to record resources in MP3 format, but never really attempted a proper podcast, so the previous post was my first attempt, so be gentle, well aware my pronunciation of Laos changes throughout :). More on this in the future.

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Wyfla Power Station by Charlie Originally uploaded by tony cassidy. the best fieldsketch in the World 😉 … showing how the environment around Wyfla nuclear power station has been harmonised with the surrounding environment.

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