"In Faith and Love, We Learn and Grow."
Our intent for Geography comes from the National Curriculum purpose and aims. Our Geography curriculum will ensure that all pupils:
- communicate geographical information in a variety of ways, including through maps, numerical and quantitative skills and writing at length.
Geography planning for KS1 and KS2 is based-upon by the Rising Stars Geography scheme of work chosen because it ensures complete coverage of the key stage 1 and 2 Geography curriculum with knowledge-rich, high-quality digital resources.
Geography is delivered in Reception through the ‘Understanding of the World’ element of the Early Years goals**
In Key Stage 1 , Geography is allocated 1hour of curriculum time per week, in the first half term of each term. It is allocated 18 hours of curriculum time annually*.
In Key Stage 2, Geography is allocated 1 ½ hours of curriculum time per week, in the first half term of each term. It is allocated 27 hours of curriculum time annually*.
The external curriculum has been enhanced by:
We assess the impact of our curriculum intent and implementation by:
Learning about Coastlines in Year One