Geographical learning is embedded within the Learning Journey.


In geography we work on the following skills:


  • Locational Knowledge
  • Place Knowledge
  • Human and Physical Geography
  • Geographical skills and Fieldwork
  • Use of geographical vocabulary


Through our teaching of geography we aim to:

  • stimulate pupils’ interest in and curiosity about their surroundings
  • increase their knowledge and understanding of the changing world
  • encourage pupils to ask questions and propose solutions to environmental problems
  • develop pupils’ competence in specific geographical skills
  • foster a sense of responsibility for the earth and its resources


Through Geography we can also:

  • Improve pupils’ skills in writing, mathematics and computing.
  • Develop pupils’ thinking skills
  • Promote pupils’ awareness and understanding of gender, cultural, spiritual and moral issues
  • Develop pupils as active citizens