Depressions, Anticyclones and Fronts

Passage of a Depression – interactive animation Worksheet to accompany the animation. For 11-14 Cold and Warm fronts activities for differentiation and revision Finding weather features on a synoptic chart Red sky at Night, Shepherd’s Delight worksheet and Teacher’s Notes – a resource looking at how our prevailing wind direction means this saying is largely…

Using Tree Rings for Past Weather and Climate

Using tree rings to teach weather, climate, correlation, photosynthesis, regression, the carbon cycle, isotopes and more. On the BBC news: the research from Swansea University that supports these resources. 1) Show the Film 2) Play the Game Collect tree ring samples, align the samples to create a 300 year record and see what weather and…

Climate Change Negotiations For Schools

Simulating a world climate change conference Guidance for Teachers Notes for teachers – this contains everything you need to know to run the activity. Start here! Curriculum Links Print: Pack 1 (double sided if possible) – note these are personalised; Pack 2 (table flags, must be printed in colour, could be laminated), or as Pack2b…

Past Climate Teaching Resources

These resources explore the climate of five different scale periods of the past 2.6 million years. Within each, some of the basic processes affecting the climate are investigated. Please feel free to adapt the resources to the level and ability of the students you teach. Module 1 – the last 2.6 million years: Milankovitch Cycles,…

IPCC updates for A level geography

Climate Change Updates This resource was commended by the Scottish Association of Geography Teachers, 2016. Evidence from the 2013 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report: for A level Geography Teachers Factsheets: 1. The Changing Carbon Cycle – The ocean’s biological pump 2. The Changing Water Cycle – Changes to groundwater in Uganda – The…

2016 WJEC/ Eduqas A level Geography

Recommended Resources to Support the Teaching of Weather and Climate within this Specification Key Overview Resources RGS-IGB A level subject content overview Weather and Climate Climate change updates for A level geography – supporting the 2016 specifications Causes of climate change through the Quaternary Ice Age including glacials, interglacials and stadial periods and thresholds for…

2016 OCR A Level Geography

Recommended Resources to Support the Teaching of Weather and Climate within this Specification Key Overview Resources RGS-IGB A level subject content overview Weather and Climate Climate change updates for A level geography – supporting the 2016 specifications Coasts 2013/14 storms Earth’s Life Support Systems: Carbon Cycle Met Office In Depth introduction to the carbon cycle….

2016 EdExcel A Level Geography

Recommended Resources to Support the Teaching of Weather and Climate within this Specification Key Overview Resources RGS-IGB A level subject content overview Weather and Climate Climate change updates for A level geography – supporting the 2016 specifications Climate change and Ice ages Ice ages and glacials Milankovitch cycles Solar influences Climate and volcanoes, Year with…