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Geography

Introduction

Geography is a foundation subject in the National Curriculum. This policy outlines the purpose and delivery of the Geography curriculum and implementation is the responsibility of all teaching staff overseen by the co-ordinator.

 

Objectives

The objectives of teaching Geography are:

• To inspire in pupils a curiosity and fascination about the world and its people that will remain with them for the rest of their lives.

• To equip pupils with a knowledge of diverse places, people and resources.

• To equip pupils with a knowledge of natural and human environments.

• To develop pupils’ understanding of the interaction between physical and human processes.

• To develop pupils’ understanding of the formations and use of landscapes and environments.

• To develop children’s geographical knowledge, understanding and skills to explain how the Earth’s features are shaped, interconnected and change over time.

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