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Urban land use

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Rapid urbanisation
This resource makes use of a BBC class clip on rapid urbanisation.  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing rural environments | Changing urban environments
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Should we build on the greenbelt?
This resource makes use of a BBC class clip on using greenfield  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing urban environments
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Shopping hierarchy
A simple card sort resource enabling students to create a shopping  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing urban environments
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Settlement hierarchy
A card sort activity which helps students identify the characteristics  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing rural environments | Changing urban environments
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Brownfield or greenfield?
This resource examines the differences between brownfield and  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing urban environments
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Where to locate an out-of-town business park?
A decision making resource identifying the factors affecting  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing urban environments
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Favelas in Brazil
A photograph analysis resource focusing on a Brazilian favela.  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing urban environments | Global issues
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Burgess model market place
A market place style learning task to investigate the different  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing urban environments
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How can I measure changes in environmental quality across an urban area?
This skills based resource introduces students to the technique  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing urban environments | Geography skills
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Major world cities
This resource asks students to research a factfile for a major  … read more
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KS3 | Changing urban environments
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Piccadilly Circus – similarities and differences over 100 years
This excellent starter activity uses two images of Piccadilly  … read more
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KS3 | Britain from Above & English Heritage | Changing urban environments
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Investigating an urban place – Ask away
Making use of an image from English Heritage's 'Britain from  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Britain from Above & English Heritage | Changing urban environments | Geography skills
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Hexbuster! The rural urban fringe
Adapted from the popular TV quiz show this resource pits two  … read more
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KS3 | Changing urban environments | Geography skills | Teaching tools
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All change in Covent Garden – similarities and differences
In the 19th century, Covent Garden in London was a bustling fruit  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Britain from Above & English Heritage | Changing urban environments
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The Apprentice and a new CBD for the city
A group activity which will require two lessons. The aim is for  … read more
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KS3 KS4 KS5 | Changing urban environments
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Can a photograph lie? An urban geography starter
A starter activity with a twist! It introduces urbanisation by  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing urban environments | Geography skills
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Urban geography dominoes
A useful starter or plenary activity using key words and phrases  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing urban environments
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The tallest skyscraper in New York!
The 'World at a glance' page from 'The Week' magazine and accompanying  … read more
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KS3 KS4 KS5 | Changing urban environments | Geography skills | World news activities
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Urban tweets
A novel Twitter approach. Students are asked to describe up to  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Changing urban environments | Geography skills
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Fieldwork in the classroom – classifying shops and services
A card classification exercise to define a key for a shopping  … read more
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KS3 | Changing urban environments | Geography skills
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Urban settlement taboo
The classic game with a geographical twist! Students have to  … read more
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KS3 | Changing urban environments | Teaching tools
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The new supermarket – a DME
An investigation using the internet to choose the best location  … read more
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KS3 | Changing urban environments
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