Geography is taught both as part of a cross-curricular topic and as a separate subject.  The children are encouraged to learn about their immediate environment extending from Lancashire – the North West – the British Isles – Europe and the rest of the world as outlined in the National Curriculum.  They are taught to develop the skills they need both to collect and to present geographical information, particularly skills involving maps and atlases.



Understanding the World: Exploring and using nature.

Fieldwork: Orienteering.

Fieldwork: Orienteering.

Fieldwork: Outdoor Classroom Day.

Fieldwork: Using maps.

Fieldwork: Observing the environment and making maps.

Mapping: Drawing a simple map.

Mapping: Using a range of maps including electronic maps to learn about the world.

Mapping: Locating countries and cities on a map.

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St Oswald's Catholic Primary School

Chapel Lane, Longton, Preston, PR4 5EB

T: 01772 613402